Man wanted for allegedly shooting, killing wife at Winnemucca bar found dead

Ty Albisu
Ty Albisu(Winnemucca Police Department)
Published: Jun. 19, 2022 at 2:06 PM CDT|Updated: Jun. 21, 2022 at 7:00 PM CDT
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WINNEMUCCA, Nev. (KOLO) - UPDATE: The man wanted for allegedly shooting and killing his wife at a Winnemucca bar was found dead Tuesday.

Ty Victor Albisu’s body was found in Humboldt County around 3 p.m. June 21, 2022, the Winnemucca Police Department reported.

Investigators said they will not be releasing more details, but added there is no longer a danger to the community, and they are not looking for any other suspects.


The Winnemucca Police Department released new details Monday about the relationship between three people involved in a shooting at a bar Saturday night.

Police are still looking for Ty Victor Albisu, 47, who is considered armed and dangerous. He is suspected of shooting and killing Linda Walker Albisu, 61, of Winnemucca and of shooting Dylan James Hobbs, 21, in the hand.

Investigators told KOLO 8 News Now that Ty and Linda were married, and Dylan is Linda’s grandson. All three are from McDermitt, and Ty was last seen in that area on Sunday. He is being sought for murder and attempted murder.

Police said they were called to Raven’s Bar at 1062 Grass Valley Road in Winnemucca at about 8:50 p.m. on a report of shots fired. It started as a fight of some kind in the parking lot, police said.

Authorities identified Ty Albisu as the suspect and looked for him through the night, police said. He is believed to be driving a white 2010 Ford F-350.

Anyone who knows of his location is asked to call dispatch at 775-623-6429 or Secret Witness at 775-623-6969.

Anyone with information about the case is asked to call Detective Cory Dunckhorst at 775-623-6396.

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