Man arrested in connection with Pueblo shooting

Jesus Sierra / Pueblo Police Department
Jesus Sierra / Pueblo Police Department

PUEBLO, Colo. — A suspect has been arrested in connection with a shooting that left a man seriously injured Wednesday evening.

Police said the shooting happened around 5 p.m. on Denver Boulevard. The victim was hospitalized with serious injuries.

Around 4 a.m. Thursday, officers went to the Days Inn on North Elizabeth Street to arrest the suspect, 34-year-old Jesus Reyes Sierra. Sierra was arrested without incident after a short standoff, according to police. He is charged with attempted first-degree murder and absconding parole.

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