Albuquerque Police have identified the man killed Friday night near Central and Louisiana, though they are still investigating the circumstances behind the shooting.
Peter Ruffing, 39, was killed after being shot in the stomach shortly before 8 p.m. on Friday in the 200 block of San Pablo NE. Neighbors said they heard two gunshots and saw eight men and two women run from the scene.
The group then drove away, police said. Neighbors said they saw a black Escalade and a white sedan. Police said that only a white Ford Crown Victoria was involved.
A shooting victim has died upon arrival at UNM Hospital on Friday night, and police are working to find suspects and circumstances behind the killing.
Police said several people drove up to a house on the 200 block of San Pablo NE in a white sedan. That’s when the person was shot at least once in the abdomen, police said, and the suspects then drove from the scene.
Police have no more information at the moment. Keep with ABQJournal.com for updates.