Man shot during confrontation with Colorado deputies ID'd

Posted at 7:03 AM, Dec 13, 2018
and last updated 2018-12-13 09:04:17-05

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) — Authorities have released the name of a man who was shot during a confrontation with sheriff's deputies in western Colorado.

The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel reports 51-year-old Ruben Sena was shot after investigators say he hit a Mesa County deputy with his car late Tuesday. Sena, whose last known address is in Farmington, New Mexico, was seriously injured, and the deputy who was hit was treated at a hospital and released.

Sena was wanted on a warrant for failing to register as a sex offender, as well as other charges.


Information from: The Daily Sentinel,