Police identify suspect in Pueblo homicide

Dominik Jaramillo / Pueblo Police Department
Dominik Jaramillo / Pueblo Police Department

PUEBLO, Colo. — Police have identified a suspect in the shooting that killed a 16-year-old boy last week.

The shooting happened around 7 p.m. Monday at Bruner Park in the area of Veta Avenue and Van Buren Street. Elijah Aguila, 16, was killed in the shooting. Police said the shooting happened after two big groups of people, some of whom have been identified as gang associates, went to Bruner Park to watch a fistfight. When the second group of people arrived, shots were fired, and Aguila was killed.

Police have identified the shooting suspect as Dominik Gene Jaramillo, 18. He is wanted on a first-degree murder warrant. If you see Jaramillo, you’re asked to call Pueblo Crime Stoppers at 719-542-7867 (STOP), or call 911.

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