Two years later, the family of a young Montrose man who was fatally shot by a New Mexico park ranger gathered downtown, again pushing for awareness and calling for an end to federal qualified immunity.

Charles “Gage” Lorentz died March 21, 2020, at Carlsbad Cavern National Park. He’d been pulled over for speeding and striking a sign.



Katharhynn Heidelberg is the Montrose Daily Press assistant editor and senior writer. Follow her on Twitter, @kathMDP.

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