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Arrest Made in Death of Taos Pueblo Man

FBI Albuquerque December 01, 2013
  • Public Affairs Specialist Frank Fisher (505) 889-1438

Jorden Medina, Jr., 54, of Taos, has been arrested in connection with the death of Nicholas Concha, 28, of Taos Pueblo.

Medina is expected to appear in U.S. District Court in Albuquerque on Monday, December 2, 2013.

Concha was found dead Saturday night, November 30, 2013, outside the Allsups Convenience Store at 507 Paseo del Pueblo Norte in Taos Pueblo.

Concha had a gunshot wound to the head. An autopsy will determine the exact cause of death.

The FBI, Bureau of Indian Affairs, Taos Pueblo Department of Public Safety, and Taos Police Department are investigating the incident.

No further details will be released until after Medina’s court appearance.