Pueblo police investigate homicide at home on Avocado Street

Posted at 10:52 AM, Oct 24, 2017
and last updated 2017-10-24 12:53:05-04

PUEBLO, Colo. – Police are investigating a homicide in Pueblo after a man was found dead in the backyard of a home.

Family members discovered the 51-year-old man, who has not been identified, dead in their backyard in the 600 block of Avocado Street around 8 a.m. The man was a relative of the family and was living with them, police said.

The Pueblo Police Department said no suspects have been identified, nor have any arrests been made, but they say the incident “appears to be an isolated event and the neighborhood is safe.”

The department is asking anyone with information about the incident to call Crime Stoppers at 542-STOP.