On Wednesday, April 5, 2023, at approximately 12:42 p.m., Pueblo police were sent to a bank alarm at Sunflower (510 W. 29th St.) The male suspect demanded money. No weapons were seen. The suspect was confronted by bank security and ran from the bank. A short time later the suspect, later identified as 30-year-old, Josiah Scott, is captured by police after a short foot chase and struggle.
Scott was arrested on new charges of Robbery and Resisting Arrest. Scott had four warrants for his arrest, Failure to Appear – Robbery, Failure to Appear-Robbery with Weapon, Failure to Comply-3rd degree Assault, Failure to Appear-False Reporting.
The information contained in this press release is based on preliminary information available at the time of its drafting. The Pueblo Police Department’s understanding of this incident may change as additional evidence is collected, analyzed and reviewed. The Pueblo Police Department does not draw any conclusions about whether the officers acted consistent with our policies and the law until all the facts are known and the investigation is complete. The purpose of this press release is to provide timely information to the public. In consideration of the foregoing, please be advised that any statements expressed herein are subject to change at any time.