Josh Herrera, 29

Hanover, New Mexico
June 23, 2016

Agencies: New Mexico State Police DPS

Cause of death: Shooting

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Last updated: over 5 years ago


State Police say they are investigating after an officer was involved in a shooting Thursday afternoon in Hanover.

They say it all happened at house on Fierro Road. According to State Police, officers were assisting the Grant County Sheriff’s Department with a call involving 29-year-old Josh Herrera, who was said to have a gun.

State Police say one of their officers fired his gun, striking Herrera.

Herrera died at the scene.