Agencies: Pueblo Police Department Colorado
Last updated: about 1 month ago
37-year-old Gene Pool of Pueblo was shot and killed Friday afternoon by Pueblo police.
Pool was identified as a suspect in the Tuesday morning homicide of 23-year-old Wayne Riddock. Pueblo police executed a warrant for Pool’s arrest on Friday.
He was spotted on the East Side and led police on a brief chase that ended at a mobile home park in the 1900 block of Constitution Road.
There, an approximately 45-minute standoff occurred that ended with six officers firing upon Pool, who police say was armed.
Pool was pronounced dead at the scene.