Crime

Adrian Chavez, Accused Toddler-Shooting Gun Owner, Was in SWAT Team Standoff With Mom

Update: Earlier this morning, we posted an update about a SWAT team standoff in Keenesburg that ended tragically. Turns out a similar standoff was in the past of another person at the center of a Tuesday post: Adrian Chavez, 22, the accused owner of a gun a five-year-old used to shoot a Pueblo toddler. See our previous coverage below.

Continue for photos and additional details about Chavez's previous run-in with the law, which began with an alleged home invasion also involving his mom.

See also: Dione Warren, Proud Gun Owner, Busted After Toddler Son Shoots and Kills Himself

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