ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – The Albuquerque Police Department has identified the man who was shot and killed by an officer Tuesday. Officers responded to a stolen vehicle call along Carlise and Montgomery around 10 a.m.
Police say the driver, 31-year-old Devin Morris pulled out of the parking lot and took off. APD’s helicopter followed the vehicle until it stopped near Fourth Street and Menaul when Morris ran into a hotel.
Police say Morris had a gun and officers initially tried to use a taser. Shortly after that, another officer shot and killed Morris. APD is still interviewing the officers involved at this time.