Incident

3-10-2024 New Mexico Santa Fe 1-2

Location

March 10, 2024

2400 block of Vereda De Encanto
Santa Fe, New Mexico

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Participant Characteristics:
    • Law Enforcement
  • Name: Officer Charles Ovalle
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: Rick Robert Chavez
  • Age: 35
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: George Anthony Theragood Jr
  • Age: 42
  • 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 - Officer shot
  • Officer Involved Shooting - subject/suspect/perpetrator shot

Notes

Officer attempting to serve warrants; exchanged shots with suspect; two suspects fled; both were injured; Officer Ovalle was shot and bitten by police service dog;

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Handgun

Sources

District

Congressional District: 3
State Senate District: 24
State House District: 45