APD: Officer Involved Shooting Leaves One Dead in ABQ
By: ABQ RAW Staff
Posted On: 05/19/2023 @5:55PM
On May 19, 2023, the Albuquerque Police Department was dispatched to 2525 Tingley Drive SW. APD has shot and killed a man who was apparently threatening them while they were investigating a call in the area. Reportedly, the man had been threatening suicide most of the day and he allegedly was threatening others. While the officers were on scene, the officers fired their weapons, striking the man. The man reportedly has died as a result of his injuries.
APD reports that Central Avenue is currently shut down in both directions at Tingley Drive SW due to the police activity. Drivers are advised to avoid the area.
No officers were injured.
The investigation is ongoing.
As more information becomes available, we will provide updates on our website and social media pages.