Former KLAQ/El Paso DJ Murdered
June 13, 2016 at 7:50 AM (PT)
The staff and listeners of TOWNSQUARE MEDIA Active Rock KLAQ/EL PASO are in shock TODAY over the weekend murder of former DJ RICK MADRIGAL. His's body was found SUNDAY -- reportedly the victim of gunshot wound. MADRIGAL was a Sales Manager for VISIT EL PASO.
On the station's website, they posted, "KLAQ family is mourning after the news of our brother RICK MARDI GRAS passing. KLAQ is heartbroken and shocked to learn the news that former KLAQ DJ and friend RICK “MARDI GRAS” MADRIGAL was killed. EL PASO Police have not identified MADRIGAL as the victim but DESTINATION EL PASO General Manager BRYAN CROWE confirmed to KVIA that MADRIGAL was the victim."