Police: Teen’s death in Española considered suicide

Espanola death investigation

ESPANOLA, N.M. (KRQE) – State police have just identified a woman found dead in the parking lot of a hospital in northern New Mexico.

Police say she is 19-year-old Erika Lozoya from Santa Fe.

She was found dead in a car Friday afternoon in the Presbyterian Española hospital parking lot.

Investigators say that it appears Lozoya shot herself in the chest.

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