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Pueblo Coroner identifies man killed in shooting that wounded three others

Pueblo Police
Posted at 10:52 PM, Aug 27, 2023

PUEBLO, Colorado — A man is dead and three others are wounded following an overnight shooting in Pueblo.

The crime occurred at around 12:50 a.m. Sunday at an address in the 1200 block of Berwind Avenue near the steel mill.

Two of the injured people were rushed to hospitals in Colorado Springs with life-threatening injuries. Detectives with the Pueblo Police Department's Crimes Against Persons unit are working with Crime Scene Investigators to collect evidence and uncover facts in the case.

On Monday, the Pueblo County Coroner identified the man killed as 36-year-old Jason Trujillo. Pueblo Police tell News5 that of the three others injured — one was released, and two others remain in the hospital with life-threatening injuries but are expected to survive.

Anyone with information related to the shooting should contact the Pueblo Police Department. To leave an anonymous tip for law enforcement, contact Crime Stoppers at (719) 542-STOP (7867).

In an effort to better understand violent crime in Southern Colorado, News5 will continue to track homicides across Colorado. You can view homicides by jurisdiction going back to 2008 by moving through this interactive table.


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