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Rio Rancho police investigating fatal shooting

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Rio Rancho police have launched a homicide investigation after a 29-year-old man was shot and killed Monday morning.

Capt. Ron Vigil said in a news release that officers were dispatched to the Sandoval County Regional Medical Center after a man was brought in with a gunshot wound. Marcos Herrera, 29, later died.

Vigil said police found a crime scene in the 600 block of Shore Meadows, near Unser and Paseo del Volcan.

A suspect is in custody, but that person has not been identified. The investigation is ongoing.