Mora man is arrested for allegedly shooting at ex-girlfriend

March 1, 2018

GUADALUPITA, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico State Police say a Mora man has been arrested for allegedly shooting at his ex-girlfriend.

They say 28-year-old Anthony Gabriel Valdez was being held without bond in the San Miguel County Jail.

State Police say officers responded Monday afternoon to a reported assault with a deadly weapon in Guadalupita near Mora.

They say Valdez reportedly pointed a rifle at his ex-girlfriend while she was in her vehicle.

As she drove away, Valdez allegedly fired a shot that struck the back of her vehicle.

When police located Valdez, they say he still had the rifle in his possession.

Valdez is being held on suspicion of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, shooting at or from a motor vehicle, criminal damage to property and negligent use of a deadly weapon.

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