Police identify suspect in Pueblo homicide

PUEBLO, Colo. — A man is facing charges for shooting and killing another man in Pueblo last week, according to police.

The shooting happened around 6:30 p.m. Thursday on Lake Avenue. Police said the victim, 54-year-old Danny Jones, died on the scene.

The suspect, 62-year-old Jack Pembelton, was taken into custody on the scene and hospitalized for a pre-existing medical condition, according to police. He is charged with first-degree murder.

Police said the shooting escalated from an argument over a stolen item.

 

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