Pueblo Sheriff Recommends Charges For Group Homes Accused Of Abuse

June 17, 2015

The Pueblo sheriff's office is asking the district attorney to file charges in six cases involving residents at state-run Pueblo Regional Center group homes who say they were abused.

The Pueblo Chieftain reports that Sheriff Kirk Taylor and his deputies investigated 19 complaints of long-term abuse, maltreatment and unlawful sexual contact. The office ultimately referred six of those cases to the district attorney for review.