Police officer involved in Espanola shooting
Rio Arriba County, NM (KTSM) — Agents from the New Mexico State Police Investigations Bureau went to the Los Lomas apartments to look for Rogelio Cisneros-Chavez (22) of Espanola, Thursday evening.
Cisneros-Chavez was a suspect in a $7600.00 larceny investigation and also had an active warrant for his arrest.
Agents entered the apartment and made contact with Cisneros-Chavez.
Multiple gun shots were fired.
A NMSP IB agent received a gunshot wound and was transported to the local hospital and was in stable condition.
Cisneros-Chavez received fatal gunshot wounds and succumbed to his injuries on scene.
Police continue to investigate this case.