Police identify body of man found in Farmington

The Daily Times staff

FARMINGTON — The Farmington Police Department has identified the body of a man found Friday night, and the investigation into his death continues.


Calvert Benally, 49, of Farmington, was found dead by first responders shortly before 8 p.m. Friday in the 1200 block of Laguna Avenue in Farmington after a caller reported seeing a body lying in the street.

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A Farmington police spokeswoman said today the case is still being investigated, and an autopsy is planned for Sunday.

Note: This article was changed to reflect the correct spelling of the deceased man's first name. Initial information indicated a different spelling.