AlamogordoTownNews.com Suspicious Death turns into Murder Indictment
On July 5, 2022, Stephen Pyszkowski was indicted by an Otero County Grand Jury on one count of First-Degree Murder, two counts of Criminal Sexual Penetration, one count of Possession of a Controlled Substance, one count of Criminal Sexual Contact, and one count of Possession of Drug Paraphernalia subsequent to an investigation which began in July of 2021.
On July 30, 2021, the Alamogordo Police Department responded to the 1000 block of Mescalero Avenue in reference to a female not breathing. Upon arrival, Officers located a female without any signs of life. Officers attempted but were unable to resuscitate 27-year-old Mary Allison. The Major Crimes Unit was activated due to the nature of the death and statements provided to Officers on scene.