Constable Manuel Garcia Y Griego

Constable Manuel Garcia Y Griego

Ranchos de Albuquerque Constable's Office, New Mexico

End of Watch Wednesday, June 24, 1868

Manuel Garcia Y Griego

Constable Garcia was shot and killed. It is believed that he was killed by a suspect he had arrested in the past and who had broken out of jail. The suspect had vowed to kill the Constable, along with the people who testified against him at his trial.
Constable Garcia was survived by his wife and seven young children.


  • Age Not available
  • Tour Not available
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Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Not available

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Constable Garcia Y Griego,
On today, the 150th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Ranchos de Albuquerque.


United States Border Patrol

June 24, 2018

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