COLFAX COUNTY, N.M. (KRQE) – A deputy with the Colfax County sheriff’s office has been arrested on federal drug charges. Officials say 45-year-old Vidal Sandoval was taken into custody by the FBI and state police Friday. Sandoval lives in Cimarron.
According to the criminal complaint, Sandoval was trying to sell more than a pound of cocaine.
Sandoval is expected to make his first court appearance Friday.