N.M. State Police Investigate Sheriff's Apparent Suicide
December 05, 2011
A New Mexico sheriff has died from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound, and state police have launched an investigation into his death.
Lea County (N.M.) Sheriff Rod Coffman was found dead at his home at 11:30 p.m. Sunday, reports KRQE.
Displaying 1 - 1 of 1
John @ 12/9/2011 8:48 AM
This was my wifes Uncle. A very good man.
RIP Rod. EOW 12/4/2011
Maricopa County Sheriffs Office
Join the Discussion
Other Recent News
Patrolman First Class Jamel Clagett, 30 -- "known for his kindness" -- had just finished...
As members of the SWAT team approached the house, police said the gunman opened fire again...
The officer put up his left arm to block the attack, at first mistaking the machete for a...
By Saturday, he had seized on the deaths at the hands of police officers of Eric Garner on...
Authorities charged Marco Antonio Parilla Jr., a 23-year-old released from prison in March...