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Pueblo Police locate 4 wanted people in 1 home

Posted at 12:38 PM, May 12, 2019
and last updated 2019-05-12 14:39:00-04

PUEBLO – While investigating a wanted man Saturday morning, Pueblo Police say officers happened upon three other wanted individuals inside one home.

According to Pueblo PD, an officer recognized a wanted man when he exited a car and entered a house on E. 1st St. Saturday morning. Officers went to the door of the home, but the resident would not allow them inside.

Pueblo PD said more officers responded to the scene and surrounded the house.

Through an open window, officers saw the resident talking to the wanted man as well as another individual who officers also recognized as being wanted. PD said the resident then allowed officers to enter the home.

One of the wanted men locked himself in a bathroom and the other climbed into the attic of the home. Both men came out of after officers deployed OC spray, according to Pueblo PD.

Pueblo PD said that before the incident was over, two more wanted men were found inside the house. In total, four wanted men were arrested at the residence.