Ruben Deleon Killed by New Mexico State Police

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Category: Police - State
Old Crime Scene Address:
Entrada Aragon Rd
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Around 6 p.m., troopers were called by the Valencia County Sheriff's Office to assist with a stabbing scene and help locate a woman. While trying to locate the woman, a state officer reportedly saw a dark gray passenger vehicle driving erratically and at a high rate of speed. The officer attempted to stop it, but the vehicle fled, and the trooper pursued. When the pursuit ended, the trooper deployed his Taser and shot at two men, hitting both of them. Ruben Deleon was killed and Alonzo Deleon wounded.

Victim's Name: Ruben Deleon

Agency Responsible: New Mexico State Police

Gender: Male

Age: 25

Race: Hispanic

Date of Death: April 12, 2020

County: Valencia

Cause of Death: Gunshot

Official Disposition: Pending investigation/No Known Charges

Criminal Charges: No known charges

Mental Illness: No

Armed: Unclear

Weapon: undetermined

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