Incident

5-14-2024 New Mexico Tucumcari 1-1

Location

May 14, 2024

4329 Quay Rd 49
Tucumcari, New Mexico

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Participant Characteristics:
    • Law Enforcement
  • Name: Sheriff Dennis Garcia
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: Aubrey James Osteen
  • Age: 77
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed

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 killed

Notes

Quay County; subj was brandishing a firearm at a home healthcare provider and EMTs; subj shot Sheriff Garcia, who was protected by his bulletproof vest;

Guns Involved

2 guns involved.

  • Type: Handgun
  • Type: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 3
State Senate District: 7
State House District: 67