NMSP investigate officer involved shooting

92C25F20DB1E42D99ADC5001348E7DAC


SANTA ROSA, N.M. (KRQE) – New Mexico State Police are investigating an officer involved shooting in Santa Rosa.

Police say around 4:30 this morning a Santa Rosa police officer was chasing 20-year-old Kenny Silvers, of Oklahoma after someone called about a suspicious vehicle near the railroad yard.

During the pursuit, police say shots were fired and Silvers was hit.

He was airlifted to UNM Hospital in Albuquerque.

The officer was not injured in the incident.

The investigation is still ongoing.

KRQE.com provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s