APD investigating deadly Subway shooting as likely justifiable homicide

Albuquerque News

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – The Albuquerque Police Department says the case of the Subway employee who shot and killed an armed robber is being investigated as a likely justifiable homicide. They say the employee who shot the robber was interviewed and is not currently being charged with a crime.


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Police say the armed man walked into the restaurant on Gibson near the airport after 5 a.m. Tuesday and tried to rob an employee. That’s when another worker came out of a backroom with a gun and shot the robber. The deceased has not been identified.

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