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FBI Offers Reward in Unsolved Homicide on Navajo Indian Reservation

FBI Albuquerque December 17, 2013
  • Public Affairs Specialist Frank Fisher (505) 889-1438

The FBI is offering a $1,500 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for the death of Roland A. Cantsee, pictured below.

Murder victim Roland A. Cantsee (12/17/13)

Murder victim Roland A. Cantsee (12/17/13)

Murder victim Roland A. Cantsee (12/17/13)

The body of Cantsee, 45, of Shiprock, New Mexico, was found on November 27, 2011, in a field approximately eight miles north of the Flowing Water Navajo Casino in Hogback, New Mexico, on the Navajo Indian Reservation.

The cause of death was determined to be blunt impact trauma to the head.

Cantsee had been reported missing by a relative on November 26, 2011, after not being seen since November 11, 2011.

The FBI and Navajo Nation Division of Public Safety are investigating this case.

Anyone with information about this case is asked to call the Albuquerque FBI at 505-889-1300 (24 hours), NNDPS at 505-368-1300, or send a tip online at https://tips.fbi.gov.

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