17-year-old injured in Portales shooting

Crime

PORTALES, N.M. (KRQE) – Portales police are investigating a shooter near a park. It happened around midnight near Confew Park.


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Police say they received a call about a reckless driver in that area. Then minutes later, another call about shots fired in the area.

On scene, officers say they found a 17-year-old had been shot. They were taken to a Lubbock-area hospital. There is no update on their condition. Anyone with any information is asked to call Portales police.

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