Reward offered in Muleshoe shooting

CNJ staff

An autopsy performed Tuesday confirmed 19-year-old Rolando Sauceda died of a single gunshot, according to Muleshoe Police Chief Brian Frieda.

Sauceda was pronounced dead just after 4 a.m. (CDT) Sunday at Muleshoe Area Medical Center.

Frieda said police responded to a residential area in the 500 block of West Avenue B for a report of shots fired and found the wounded Sauceda outside.

Frieda said Thursday that no arrests have been made in the case.

Frieda said Parmer and Bailey County Crime Stoppers are offering up to $1,000 in reward money for information leading to an arrest in the case.

Parmer and Bailey County Crime Stoppers can be reached at 800-774-8477 or 806-481-9178.