Las Cruces police investigate officer-involved shooting


One sent in critical condition to Grant after shooting Saturday night.

LAS CRUCES, N.M. (KRQE) – Las Cruces police are investigating an officer-involved shooting that happened Saturday. Officials say police responded to a domestic disturbance at the 100 block of Cinnabar Lane and made contact with a suspect.

Shortly after that, an officer shot at least one round from at the suspect, who was hit. According to a news release from the LCPD, the suspect was then transported to a nearby hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. The identity of the suspect or what led to the shooting is not known at this time.

Latest News:

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Latest Video

Now Trending on

Video Forecast

Erica's Wednesday Afternoon Forecast

More Weather Video Forecast
Albuquerque Hourly Forecast

Don't Miss

More Don't Miss