Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office investigate body of a man found in a Pueblo West field

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PUEBLO WEST, Colo. (June 9) — The Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the suspicious death of a man whose body was found Tuesday afternoon in a field in Pueblo West.

Sheriff’s deputies responded to a field off of N. Purcell Boulevard on the report of a dead body.
An individual working in the area located the body of a man on private property.

Deputies cordoned off the area and are conducting an investigation to learn what may have led to
his death.

If anybody has information about this incident contact the Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office at
(719) 583-6250.

UPDATE (June 14): The man who died has been identified as Johnathan Ybarra, 28, of Pueblo. The coroner’s office said the initial autopsy failed to provide a clear cause and manner of death. Their investigation continues.

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