NEW MEXICO (KRQE) – A longtime Undersheriff with the Colfax County Sheriff’s Office has passed away. Officials say Jeffrey Montoya died Saturday at his home in Angel Fire.


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Montoya served with the Colfax County Sheriff’s Office since 2015 after retiring as a Master Sergeant in the Air Force. CCSO says Undersheriff Montoya will be missed by the agency and those who knew him. His cause of death is under investigation.