Clovis NM – Ninth Judicial District Attorney, Andrea Reeb, announced that today a Curry County Grand Jury returned a 33 count indictment on Nathaniel Ray Jouett, age 16, of Clovis, NM. Jouett was indicted on 2 counts of first degree murder, 7 counts of Child Abuse, 4 counts of Aggravated Battery, and 20 counts of Assault with Intent to Commit a Violent Felony. The charges stem from the mass shooting on August 28, 2017, at the Clovis Carver Public Library, where Wanda Walters and Kristina Carter found deceased at the scene and 4 other people including one child, were shot and sustained serious injuries.
An arraignment in District Court will be scheduled within 15 days, where the case will move forward through the adult criminal justice system.
For more information, please contact the District Attorney’s Office at 575-769-2246.