Federal Officer Involved In Shooting at Route 66 Casino Gas and Travel Center
ABQ RAW staff
POSTED 03/15/2022 1:30PM
UPDATED 03/15/2022 4:29PM
A large police presence was observed at the Route 66 Casino Gas and Travel Center on Laguna Pueblo. A multi agency group of police from federal, state, and tribal agencies were on scene investigation a shooting incident.
It was unclear what led to the shooting incident and we are waiting on the FBI to return messages for an update. There is no immediate threat to the public and the Route 66 Casino and Gas/Travel Center appeared to still be open.
Frank Fisher, FBI spokesman with New Mexico sent an e-mail update:
"The FBI is reviewing a shooting involving Homeland Security Investigations agents which occurred near Route 66 Casino on Laguna Pueblo, N.M., at approximately 12:30 p.m. on Tuesday, March 15, 2022. No agents were injured, and one subject was wounded. Because this is an ongoing investigation, no further information can be provided at this time".
We will update if any further information becomes available.