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Downtown Homicide Investigation

Homicide Investigation in Downtown

Saturday, 10/30/2021

ALBUQUERQUE – Officers in the Valley Area Command responded to a shooting shortly after 1 a.m. in the area of 6th Street and Copper Ave. N.W. One individual suffered gunshot wounds and is deceased.


Homicide detectives are starting an investigation.




At 0109 hours, the Shotspotter system registered 12 shots fired at 113 6th St NW. Officers arrived on scene and discovered a deceased male with numerous gunshot wounds. The deceased male was determined deceased on scene and was not transported to hospital.


APD has advocates for victims of violent crimes, including domestic violence and sex crimes. Victims, including family of homicide victims, can call 505-924-6028 to reach one of the advocates. Victim advocates can also be reached by email: [email protected].