The Bernalillo County Sheriff’s Office is investigating two separate homicides in the South Valley.
The first happened near Coors and Gun Club. Deputies found a man around 7 a.m. in a driveway with obvious signs of trauma. It was determined that the man was deceased and was identified as 42-year-old Carlos Armijo.
A few hours later deputies were called to a ditch near Bridge and Goff where another male body was found. The man was later identified as 49-year Manuel Barraza. Deputies say he had signs of trauma, their trauma unit is now investigating.
Anyone with information regarding this case is asked to contact detectives at 505-235-9199.