Officer shot in unprovoked attack; Officials release injured officer’s name

LAGUNA, N.M. – On Sept. 12, around 9:30 a.m., New Mexico State Police Officer Sharron Duran was patrolling Interstate 40 when she initiated a traffic stop at mile marker 130 near Laguna, New Mexico. The officer pulled over a GMC pickup, which was driven by a Scottsdale, Arizona man, Robert Benjamin Nelson. This story has been updated to identify the officer and provide new information. Officer…

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