Police Abuse

Deputy Accused of Holding Woman Captive

He's on administrative leave


A Pueblo County sheriff's deputy is accused of holding a woman against her will at gunpoint on Monday.

Deputy Randal Scott Alire, 42, was arrested on suspicion of menacing with a deadly weapon and domestic violence. He has been placed on administrative leave.

He reportedly held the woman against her will and at gunpoint from about 8 a.m. until 3 p.m., according to an affidavit. The document did not state the relationship between the victim and suspect.