Suspect arrested in assault of man who was left critically injured in Pueblo

Jesus Lopez
Jesus Lopez / Pueblo Police Department

This story has been updated. 

PUEBLO, Colo. — Authorities say a suspect who reportedly assaulted a man, leaving him in critical condition, has been arrested.

The incident happened Friday, June 9.

According to authorities, the victim, a 62-year-old man, got into a disagreement with the suspect over a car in the 2700 block of Sprague Avenue near S. Lacey Street.

Police say the victim was last known to be intensive care with a head injury.

The suspect has been identified as 28-year-old Jesus Lopez. He was arrested Wednesday evening and jailed on a warrant for second-degree assault.

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