Cuba, New Mexico, Officer Arrested for Domestic Violence

A RIO ARRIBA POLICE OFFICER IN CUBA, NEW MEXICO, IS ARRESTED AFTER SHOOTING AND INJURING HIS GIRLFRIEND OVER THE WEEKEND. OFFICER CHRISTOPHER BLEA WAS TAKEN INTO CUSTODY SATURDAY AFTER POLICE GOT A CALL FROM A NEIGHBOR. THE ASSOCIATED PRESS REPORTS BLEA’S GIRLFRIEND WAS FOUND BLEEDING FROM HER HEAD.

BLEA HAS A HISTORY OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AND WAS FIRED FROM THE RIO ARRIBA SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT FOR THAT REASON. HE’S NOW CHARGED WITH AGGRAVATED BATTERY AND ASSAULT.

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