Hector Gamboa, 59

San Rafael, New Mexico
May 27, 2017

Agencies: New Mexico State Police DPS | Albuquerque Police Department New Mexico

Cause of death: Shooting

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Last updated: about 6 years ago


The New Mexico State Police Investigations Bureau is investigating an officer-involved shooting Friday in San Rafael, just outside Grants, New Mexico.

The Albuquerque Police Department and New Mexico State Police were attempting to serve a warrant to 59-year-old Hector Gamboa.

Gamboa was wanted in connection with the murder of his girlfriend 54-year-old Blanca Renova in Albuquerque. She was found stabbed to death in her mobile home back on May 2, 2017.