AG Balderas Urges New Mexicans Affected By Las Vegas Mass Shooting To Contact The AG’s Office

by Staff Reporter / Oct 17, 2017 / comments
Attorney General Hector Balderas

AG Balderas Urges New Mexicans Affected By Las Vegas Mass Shooting To Contact The AG’s Office

ALBUQUERQUE ― Attorney General Hector Balderas is urging all New Mexicans affected by the Las Vegas mass shooting to contact his office’s Victim Services Unit for assistance.

Attorney General Balderas has issued the following statement:

“Our hearts and prayers go out to all of those who have been affected by the tragedy that occurred in Las Vegas. Any New Mexicans who were at the concert at the time of the shooting are encouraged to contact our Victim Services Unit at 505.717.3512 for information regarding resources that may be available.”

Recent reports have revealed that some local residents were at the event when the tragic mass shooting occurred, including a local mother and daughter who escaped by moving opposite the majority of the crowd (See story HERE).

If you know of anyone who was affected by events in the Oct. 2 mass shooting, please contact the Attorney General’s Victim Services Unit at 505.717.3512 for information regarding resources that may be available.