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Search on for Man After Shooting at Fruitland Housing Complex

FBI Albuquerque October 10, 2013
  • Public Affairs Specialist Frank Fisher (505) 889-1438

The FBI and Navajo Nation Division of Public Safety are looking for a man in connection with a shooting at a housing complex in Fruitland, New Mexico, this morning (October 10, 2013).

Patrick Lynn Benally, 25, of Shiprock, is considered a suspect.

Benally may be in a dark crew-cab pickup truck. He should be considered armed and dangerous.

A woman at the housing complex was shot in the face at approximately 4 a.m. She has been taken to an undisclosed hospital.

Benally is described as 5’5” tall, 180 pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes.

Anyone who knows Benally’s whereabouts is asked to contact the Albuquerque FBI at 505-889-1300 (24 hours) or send a tip online at https://tips.fbi.gov.