Daniel Chavez, 41

Carlsbad, New Mexico
March 07, 2016

Agencies: New Mexico State Police DPS | Carlsbad Police Department New Mexico | Eddy County Sheriff's Office New Mexico

Cause of death: Shooting

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Members of a drug taskforce were trying to arrest Chavez on old charges, state police said. Chavez was shot when he allegedly tried to flee in his car and struck an officer's vehicle.