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Pueblo police investigating shooting near "Jack in the Box"

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Posted at 4:50 PM, Feb 11, 2022

PUEBLO — Pueblo Police are investigating a shooting that happened Friday afternoon at a Jack in the Box.

It happened near Highway 50 and Club Manor on the north side of Pueblo.

Police say it started when a man began to assault his girlfriend. Several employees at a restaurant then attempted to stop the assault, but when the situation escalated, the man was then shot by an employee.

The man was taken to the hospital and is expected to survive.

The shooter has been taken into custody.

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