On February 27th, 2021, around 10:50 pm, Moore County Sheriff’s Office (MCSO) deputies were dispatched to U.S. Highway 287 in reference to a deceased individual in the roadway.
According to MCSO, upon arrival, deputies identified the deceased individual as Elizabeth Loera Lujan. Elizabeth sustained injuries consistent with falling out of the vehicle.
At that time deputies contacted the Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigation Division and a full investigation ensued. The Texas Rangers, Texas Department of Public Safety, and the 69th District Attorney’s Office assisted in the investigation.
As a result of the investigation, the MCSO announced on Tuesday that an individual identified as Chadrick Lujan had been arrested for Manslaughter and placed in the Moore County Jail.
Charges are pending and the case will be filed with the 69th District Attorney’s Office for further review.