Albuquerque apartment complex homicide investigation now considered self-defense

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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – Albuquerque police say one of the murders they were investigating is now being considered as self-defense. Officials say officers arrived at an apartment complex on the 6000 block of Anderson Avenue just before 5:30 p.m.

Police located a dead body shortly after arriving at the location. The man was later identified as Richard Casillo. Police say Casillo broke into the apartment and the resident shot and killed him.

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