Thursday, June 8, 2023

Body of Female Found Near Placitas


The body of a deceased female was found off NM 165 in Placitas on Tuesday, April 18, according to the Sandoval County Sheriff’s Office.


The case is in the early stages of the investigation, according to a news release, and the identity of the woman has not yet been determined. 


“We believe this was an isolated incident and there is not a danger to the public at this time,” the Sheriff’s Office says.


Anyone with information on the woman or how she ended up where she did are encouraged to call Sgt. Griffin with the Sandoval County Sheriff’s Office at 505-867-7569, or Crimestoppers at 505-843-7867. Tips can also be sent to to the web address


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