Incident

3-21-2020 New Mexico Carlsbad 0-1

Location

March 21, 2020

Carlsbad Caverns National Park
727 Carlsbad Caverns Hwy
Carlsbad, New Mexico
Geolocation: 32.1755, -104.444

Participants

  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: Charles Gage Lorentz
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, suicide)
  • Officer Involved Incident
  • Officer Involved Shooting - subject/suspect/perpetrator killed

Notes

near Rattlesnake Canyon; Park Ranger and suspect had physical altercation, suspect fatally shot

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Unknown
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 2
State Senate District: 34
State House District: 54