Murder in the War Zone Happening Now
Updated: 2 days ago
By: ABQRAW staff
Posted: 1/25/2023 @ 3:30PM
An APD detective is seen surveying the scene of the cities latest homicide at Central and Mesilla NE
NE Albuquerque - APD alerted media around 3:00PM that a homicide investigation was initiated at Central Ave and Mesilla St. NE. An APD civilian PIO went on to say: "Officers were called out to the area of Mesilla St. N.E. and Central Ave. S.E. for reports of a shooting shortly before 2:00p.m. When officers arrived, one individual was located deceased. APD’s Homicide Unit has been called out to investigate."
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On scene we could see a deceased male on the sidewalk near a dumpster on the west side of Mesilla just a few feet north of Central. There were at least 3 bullet casings next to the body.
Sworn APD detectives and civilian CSI's could be seen processing the scene for evidence.
More details will be released as they become available and this is the 6th homicide for Albuquerque in 2023.