Man wanted in connection with fatal Pueblo shooting arrested

Kevin Woodard / Pueblo Police Department

Kevin Woodard / Pueblo Police Department

This story has been updated with information about the arrest.

PUEBLO, Colo. — A suspect has been arrested in connection with a fatal shooting in Pueblo Sunday, according to police.

The shooting happened around 3 a.m. Sunday on Berkley Avenue. When officers arrived, they found a man dead outside a home. His name has not yet been released.

Police identified the suspect as Kevin Woodard, 28. They sent out an alert Monday asking the public to be on the lookout for him. He was arrested later that day by the Arapahoe County Sheriff’s Office, according to police.

According to the Fremont County Sheriff’s Office, Woodard is also a suspect in a shooting near Florence Monday morning. The victim in that shooting has been treated and released.

Woodard left the scene of that shooting and was believed to be in Westcliffe with a family member, according to the sheriff’s office. However, he changed cars and left the area before deputies arrived.

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