On Sunday, May 14, 2023, at approximately 6:52 P.M., officers responded to the report of a carjacking that occurred in the 3700 block of Parker Blvd. The suspect used a handgun to steal a 2019 Jeep Wrangler from the victim.
Pueblo police found the victim’s vehicle in the area of Red Creek Springs Rd. After a pursuit, the suspect was captured near the intersection of Corwin Ave. and Palmer Ave. after a brief struggle.
The suspect, 57-year-old Raymond Sandoval, was arrested on charges of Aggravated Robbery, Aggravated Motor Vehicle Theft in the 1st Degree, Possession of a Weapon by a Previous Offender, Drove Under Restraint – Revoked, Aggravated Driving After Revocation Prohibited – Habitual Traffic Offender, Vehicular Eluding, Reckless Driving.
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 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.