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Nov 15, 2010 12:34 AM by Stephanie Collins

Aquilar Town Marshal found dead

The Aguilar Town Marshal was found dead in his apartment Sunday morning, according to the Las Animas County Sheriff's office.

The Las Animas County Sheriff tells the Trinidad Chronicle News the Marshal's name is John Wiggins. Neighbors say Wiggins didn't answer his door this morning, but his car was there, they got worried and called authorities. No word yet on how he died, The Colorado Bureau of Investigation has been brought in to investigate.

Aguilar mayor, Ellen Larson, tells News First 5 that Wiggins had been Town Marshal for just a few months. He previously worked for the Walsenburg Police Department.

 

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