Incident

3-29-2020 New Mexico La Plata 1-1

Location

March 29, 2020

CR-1639
La Plata, New Mexico
Geolocation: 36.9286, -108.19

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Michael Gagnebin
  • Age: 56
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: Ronald Long
  • Age: 40
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Unharmed, Arrested

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, suicide)
  • Possession of gun by felon or prohibited person

Notes

just off NM-170; vic had single gunshot wound to the back of the head; sus wore white bandanna over his face

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Handgun
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 3
State Senate District: 2
State House District: 1