State Police arrested four suspects in connection with the murder of Ms. Shirley Pacheco. Ms. Pacheco was found dead at her residence on July 9, 2011, in Tucumcari, New Mexico.
Along with Murder, Mr. Randall Jones is also being charged with Aggravated Burglary, Unlawful Taking of a Motor Vehicle, Tampering with Evidence and Conspiracy to Tamper with Evidence.
On July 10, Mr. Jones was identified by New Mexico State Police, Investigations Bureau Agents as a person of interest in this case. On July 12, Mr. Jones was located and booked into the Quay County Adult Detention Center on an unrelated probation violation bench warrant. Mr. Jones was served with an arrest warrant for the murder of Ms. Pacheco last Friday. (Attached to this release is a photograph of Randall Jones).