PUEBLO, Colo. — Police have identified a person of interest in the city’s first homicide of 2020.
According to police, 31-year-old Buck Chavez died from a stab wound at the Pueblo Village Apartments off Alma Avenue Sunday.
Detectives with Pueblo Police Department interviewed 56-year-old Conrad Montez about what happened on January 19.
Officers believe the incident stemmed from a family disturbance that escalated to a stabbing. Police are no longer searching for any other suspects.
As of Tuesday, Montez was not arrested, and no charges have been filed. Police said a charging decision will be made after the investigation is complete.
The investigation is on-going and investigators are continuing interviews and evaluating physical evidence.