APD investigates 2 homicides over several hours - Albuquerque Journal

APD investigates 2 homicides over several hours

A man and woman were found dead in separate incidents in Albuquerque on Saturday.

Rebecca Atkins, an Albuquerque Police Department spokeswoman, said both are being investigated as homicides.

She said police were first called around 8:30 a.m. to an apartment in the 7900 block of Bell SE, near Zuni and Pennsylvania. Arriving officers found a dead woman inside and homicide detectives were called to investigate.

Then, police responded sometime before 12:30 p.m. to a shooting at a home in the 6000 block of Sunset Gardens SW, near Bridge and Old Coors. Officers found a man dead inside.

Atkins released no other details on either incident.

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