PUEBLO, Colo. (CBS4) – A woman whose body was found in a dumpster in Pueblo has been identified by the coroner. Police in the southern Colorado city arrested Anthony “Antonio” Cuevas on Friday after they released video the day before showing a man believed to be him dumping a body that was in a suitcase into a dumpster.

Anthony Cuevas

Anthony Cuevas (credit: Pueblo County)

The coroner’s office says Maria Agnes Cuevas-Garcia was the person who found dead. It’s unknown when the apparent murder of Cuevas-Garcia happened, and authorities so far haven’t stated what the relationship may have been between Cuevas and Cuevas-Garcia.

Cuevas faces first degree murder charges.

In the surveillance video police released, a man can be seen driving up to a dumpster and lifting what appears to be a heavy suitcase. He tosses it into the dumpster.

Surveillance video released by Pueblo police shows the body being dumped on Thursday morning

Surveillance video released by Pueblo police shows the body being dumped on Thursday morning (credit: Pueblo Police)

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