Incident

10-12-2023 New Mexico Artesia 1-1

Location

October 12, 2023

Artesia Public Safety Complex
3300 W Main St
Artesia, New Mexico

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Mark Owen Rommel
  • Age: 42
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Relationship: Acquaintance
  • Name: Acadio Alonzo Lucero
  • Age: 22
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured, Arrested

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Wounded/Injured
  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, or suicide)
  • Officer Involved Incident
  • Officer Involved Shooting - subject/suspect/perpetrator shot

Notes

Suspect fatally shot victim during verbal confrontation; LEOs intervened, shot suspect.

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Handgun

District

Congressional District: 3
State Senate District: 42
State House District: 54