Double Shooting at Circle K Leaves One Dead, One Injured in far NE Albuquerque
By: ABQRAW staff
Posted: 2/11/2023 @ 4:30PM
NE ALBUQUERQUE – According to an APD news release, at 12:20 p.m APD officers responded to reports of a shooting today at the Circle K, located at 900 Juan Tabo Blvd. N.E. Two victims were located with gunshot wounds and they were both transported to the hospital.
video from scene
The press release goes on to say that one of the victims was critically wounded and is not expected to survive. Homicide detectives are responding to the scene to start an investigation.
The shooting appeared to happen on the north side of the gas station in front of an older model Ford Mustang. Bloody clothing from one of the victims could be seen in front of the vehicle. CSI investigators and homicide detectives were observed investigating the scene.
A witness told us one of the victims was shot in the groin. We learned from a family member of one of the victim's, that the person who was critical at the time of press release has since died. They also said a "black male" was responsible for the shooting.
This is the 13th homicide for Albuquerque for 2023.