New Mexico State Police Officer Remembered
POSTED: Friday, August 17, 2012 - 3:31pm
UPDATED: Friday, August 17, 2012 - 5:55pm
LAS CRUCES, NM — New Mexico State Police are mourning the loss of one of their own. Motor transportation officer, Robert Potter passed away late last night at Memorial Medical Hospital in Las Cruces. Potter suffered a massive heart attack while on the job Wednesday. He was helping direct traffic at the scene of a crash on I-10 near Vado. The 41-year-old leaves behind a wife and son. Potter lived in Alamogordo.