Julio Jaramillo, 28

Deming, New Mexico
July 14, 2020

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

Cause of death: Shooting

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Last updated: over 3 years ago


According to state police, Deming Police officers killed 28-year-old Julio Jaramillo responding to a domestic disturbance. They learned Jaramillo had left the home and walked along South Grand Avenue where he encountered an individual outside talking on the phone and asked to borrow the phone and flashed a gun. Officers then tracked Jaramillo down to a Mexican restaurant on Poplar Street where he hid between two freight trucks. Investigators say Jaramillo eventually started shooting at officers and they returned fire. He was killed. State police also say the identities of the officers involved have not been released at this time.