APD investigating fatal Downtown shooting - Albuquerque Journal

APD investigating fatal Downtown shooting

Police say a man is dead after being shot multiple times in Downtown Albuquerque early Saturday morning.

Gilbert Gallegos, a spokesman for the Albuquerque Police Department, said the shooting occurred near Sixth and Copper NW. He said the ShotSpotter gunshot detection system registered a dozen shots fired in the 100 block of Sixth Street at 1:09 a.m.

Responding officers “discovered a deceased male with numerous gunshot wounds,” Gallegos said.

He said homicide detectives are investigating.

Police didn’t say whether they have a suspect in the shooting.


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