Governor Lujan Grisham Issues Statement On Fatal Incident Outside Jerry Apodaca Building Today

From the Governor’s Office:

Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham issued the following statement following the tragedy today outside the Jerry Apodaca Building at 300 Don Gaspar Ave. in Santa Fe where the bodies of a male and female were found. 

Preliminary reports indicate the female was a state employee believed to be in her 30s.

“Today we experienced a horrific tragedy in Santa Fe. My heart is broken for the family and loved ones of the state employee who was tragically and violently taken from us too soon. I am grateful to Santa Fe law enforcement for their quick response and I want every state employee to know that we are here to support you through this trying time,”  the Governor said.

Grief counseling has been immediately made available to state employees through the State Personnel Office.

Police are investigating this tragedy.