One suspect dead in northwest Albuquerque officer-involved shooting

Crime

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – Police are investigating an officer-involved shooting in Northwest Albuquerque. Police were initially dispatched to a domestic dispute, late on Friday night, near Coyote Canyon Place and Sand Springs Road.

Albuquerque police say one of the men involved in the dispute had a gun, and they spent an hour trying to convince him to give up peacefully. Police say at some point, an officer fired at least one shot, killing the man.

A multi-agency task force is now handling the investigation. No other information has been released.

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