The man is believed to have killed the victim in the TorC home. Police have not been able to obtain the body because of the SWAT situation, said Lt. Robert McDonald of the State Police.
The suspect called his mother the night before and told her he was going to kill the victim. She then called police, which led them to the home this morning, McDonald said.
The private school nearby was evacuated.
3:03 p.m. — A possible homicide suspect barricaded himself inside of a Truth or Consequences home Monday, state police said.
At 9:30 a.m., TorC police found a dead body in a home, said Lt. Robert McDonald of the State Police. Now, a possible suspect has locked himself inside a house near Broadway and Morgan streets.
State Police SWAT is handling situation. No more information was immediately available.
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