CLOVIS, N.M. (KRQE) – Clovis Police say they were dispatched to the 900 block of Edwards Street, just after 4:30 p.m. on May 11 about a man lying on the ground with possible gunshot wounds. They found 43-year-old Manuel Rodriguez with multiple gunshot wounds in a neighborhood near Dennis Chavez Park.


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Rodriguez was taken to Plains Regional Medical Center before being flown to a hospital in Lubbock, Texas because of his injuries. Police say Rodriguez succumbed to his injuries at UMC Hospital in Lubbock on May 12.

Police have not identified a suspect. Anyone with information is asked to call the Clovis Police Department at 575-769-1921 or provide an anonymous tip on their website. Anonymous tips can also be given to Curry County Crime Stoppers at 575-763-7000.