A suspect in a Saturday morning shooting in the downtown area turned himself into police Monday, Santa Fe police Lt. David Webb said.

Santos Ben Atencio, 18, is suspected of firing a shot that wounded a woman who was sitting in her living room in the 600 block of Gomez Road in the Railyard District.

Webb said Atencio turned himself in to police at 8:24 a.m. Monday.



General Assignment Reporter

Robert Nott has covered education and youth issues for the Santa Fe New Mexican. He is assigned to The New Mexican's city desk where he covers a general assignment beat.

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