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APD investigating overnight shooting in Barelas neighborhood

Homicide Investigation
November 01, 2023

ALBUQUERQUE – APD's Homicide Unit is being activated to take over a deadly shooting that occurred just after 2am.

Officers were originally dispatched to the area of 5th ST SW and Atlantic AVE SW to reports of a shooting. Officers arrived on the scene and located one individual who succumbed to apparent gunshot wounds on scene. Currently, no one is in custody at this time.

This has launched an APD Homicide Investigation, detectives are in route to take over the investigation. Media is asked to stage at the intersection of 5th ST SW and Hazeldine AVE SW. Sound will not be provided at this time.

More information will be released when it becomes available.