PUEBLO, Colo. — Pueblo police officials say they have found the car seen in a video of a person disposing of a suitcase with a woman’s body in it in a Pueblo dumpster.
They credit media and social media attention, and are asking anyone with more information to call in additional tips, as no arrest has yet been made.
UPDATE: Pueblo police have located the car seen in video of man disposing of a suitcase with woman’s body in it. They credit media and social media attention and encourage people to call in additional tips. Still no arrest.. pic.twitter.com/3QOVOaKTY6
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According to the Pueblo Police Department, about 9:23 a.m. Thursday, officers were dispatched to 3906 Ivywood Ln. on a report of a suspicious suitcase in a dumpster.
“Officers were unable to look completely into the suitcase but determined that detectives would be called to assist in processing the contents of the suitcase,” PPD said.
When detectives arrived, they found a human body inside the suitcase.
The person’s identity is unknown, but police released a photo of a distinctive tattoo found on the female victim’s thigh.
PPD says it is actively following leads in the case.
No information about a suspect was released.
If you have information about the suspect, call Pueblo Crime Stoppers at 719-542-7867.