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APD: Neighbors’ dispute ends in fatal shooting

One man is dead and another is in custody after a dispute between neighbors escalated to a shooting Saturday evening in Northeast Albuquerque, authorities say.

The shooting occurred shortly after 7 p.m. on the 4700 block of Norma NE, according to Albuquerque Police Department spokesman Gilbert Gallegos.

“One male was taken to the hospital with a gunshot wound, where he was pronounced deceased,” Gallegos said in a news release. “The male offender has been taken into custody, and will be booked into the Metro Detention Center.”

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