State Police Investigate Suspicious Death at Ft Sumner Motel


State of New Mexico
Department of Public Safety

De-Baca County – On Sunday, May 19, 2013 at 10:50 p.m. State Police received a call of a deceased subject that was located in the Coronado Motel in Ft Sumner, NM.

Agents from the New Mexico Stat Police Investigations Bureau arrived on scene and began to investigate the case. The deceased subject was identified as Anthony Sandoval (21) of Espanola, NM.

The deceased was transported to the Office of the Medical Investigator (OMI) in Albuquerque NM for an autopsy.

This is still an active investigation. Anyone with information regarding this case is asked to call the New Mexico State Police at 575-461-3300.





Contact: Sergeant Emmanuel Gutierrez