Suspect identified in Santa Fe Sheriff’s Office shooting

New Mexico News

SANTA FE, N.M. (KRQE) – State police have identified the man shot at an Allsups by deputies in Santa Fe. It happened earlier this month.


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Investigators say Marvin Montoya, an employee at the store on Avenida del Sur, fired a gun outside. When deputies showed up, they say crisis negotiators tried to get him to surrender, but he wouldn’t. At one point, Montoya is accused of waiving the gun in a threatening manner.

A deputy shot him. He was treated for non-life-threatening injuries. Now that he’s been released from the hospital, he’s charged with being a felon in possession of a gun and other gun-related charges.

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