THE MURDERER(S) OF
Ralph M. Garner
On Sunday, August 8, 1982,
at approximately 0017 hours (12:17 a.m.), Officers F. Putnam and J. Carrillo were
dispatched to 1340 San Mateo SE in reference to a subject seen running from the
area. Both officers cleared after Officer Carrillo searched the area with negative
results. The officers were again dispatched at 0033 hours (12:33 a.m.) and received
information from Epifania Martinez, manager of the apartments, which resulted in the
victim, Ralph Garner, being found in his apartment dead. Mr. Garner had apparently
been shot several time.
If you or anyone you
know has information about this murder we urge you to help. If you have information
leading to the arrest and conviction of the MURDERER(S), you may receive a REWARD from Crimestoppers. You may contact Rich Lewis of the Albuquerque Police Department's Cold Case Unit at 505-924-6095, call
Crimestoppers at 505-843-7867, or email us.
Any information about this murder, as insignificant as it seems, may be important!