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Shiprock Man Faces Murder Charge

FBI Albuquerque December 17, 2010
  • Public Affairs Specialist Frank Fisher (505) 889-1438

A 25-year-old man faces a federal murder charge in connection with the apparent shooting death of another man in Shiprock.

Gary Begay, of Shiprock, is scheduled to appear before a U.S. Magistrate Judge in Albuquerque on Monday.

FBI and Navajo Nation Criminal Investigators responding to a reported homicide this morning found Allen Ashike, 28, dead inside a residence.

Ashike, of Shiprock, had been shot multiple times.