ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – Albuquerque police are investigating a shooting Thursday evening. The officials initially said a person was injured during the incident.

According to the Albuquerque Police Department (APD), a shooting occurred at 4009 Montgomery Boulevard Northeast. Officers were called to the scene around 5:03 p.m. for a report of a man shot.


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Officers found a wounded man at the scene, they said. They aided the victim until rescue personnel arrived. The injured man was taken to a local hospital.

Police announced at 6:14 p.m. that the man died from his injuries, and now, homicide detectives have taken over the case.