ALBUQUERQUE — The son of former state Senator Steve Komadina has been identified as the victim of Corrales' first homicide in almost 20 years.
Corrales police Chief Victor Mangiacapra told KOAT-TV 46-year-old Spencer Komadina was allegedly shot and killed Saturday by his roommate after they got in a fight at their home.
The suspect, 60-year-old Joel Ray, remains detained at Sandoval County Detention Center on suspicion of first-degree murder. It was not immediately known if he had retained an attorney.
Republican Steve Komadina represented a district in Sandoval County between 2001 and 2008.
According to authorities, it's the village of Corrales' first homicide since 2002.