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A mere two hours after closing out its deadliest year on record, Albuquerque saw the first homicide of 2020.
Around 2 a.m. on Jan. 1, Albuquerque Police Department officers were called to a two-story townhouse on the 3900 block of Ladera near Atrisco NW for reports of a shooting. When officers arrived they found several people at the home and a man in the driveway, not breathing, according to Gilbert Gallegos an APD spokesman.
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