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APD homicide detectives investigating death outside NE ABQ motel

Albuquerque police investigate a death outside the Motel 1 at 2001 Candelaria Road NE on Monday morning. (Roberto E. Rosales/Albuquerque Journal)

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Homicide detectives are investigating after a man was found dead in front of a Northeast Albuquerque motel Monday morning.

Gilbert Gallegos, a spokesman for the Albuquerque Police Department, identified the man who was killed as 26-year-old Marcus Bowman.

Gallegos said around 8 a.m. officers were called to a shooting at Motel 1 on Candelaria just east of Interstate 24.

“An individual was located on the sidewalk and was declared deceased,” he added.

He did not say if there are any suspects.


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