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Officers investigate series of drive-by shootings

By Michelle San Miguel, Multimedia Journalist - Pueblo Chieftain Bureau/Telemundo Anchor, michelle.sanmiguel@krdo.com
Published On: Apr 14 2014 12:02:36 AM CDT
PUEBLO, Colo. -

Police are investigating a series of drive-by shootings.

There have been five drive-by shootings in the city since Friday. Police tell KRDO NewsChannel 13 two shootings happened Friday in the Bessemer neighborhood, on the south side of Pueblo. There were two shootings on the east side of Pueblo on Saturday.

On Sunday, a shooting sent a woman to the hospital. Police say a woman was sitting on her couch, watching T.V. in a home on the 1300 block of Park Avenue when she was shot in the arm.  

Seven shots were fired into the house. Two children were home at the time but were not hurt. 

Officers believe the shootings are gang related. They say several weapons have been used in the shootings, including a rifle and a handgun. 

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