APD: Crash involving pedestrian didn’t appear accidental

Crime

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – Police are investigating a homicide in the parking lot of a motel in southeast Albuquerque on Friday morning. Details are limited at this time, but the Albuquerque Police Department reports that just after 8 a.m., a call came in regarding a crash involving a male pedestrian.


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According to APD, witnesses stated the driver of the vehicle intentionally ran over the victim several times in the parking lot of the Bow and Arrow Lodge on Central Ave. near Wyoming Blvd. Detectives are interviewing witnesses and a suspect who authorities say was apprehended close to the scene after fleeing on foot.

APD is now investigating the incident as a homicide. No other information is available at this time.

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