One person killed in NE Albuquerque early morning shooting

Crime

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – At approximately 6:30 am Monday morning, officers in the Southeast Area Command responded to a report of shots fired in the area of Rhode Island Street and Chico Road N.E.

The Albuquerque Police Department reports that as officers arrived at the scene, a second caller stated their friend had been shot. Officers located a female with an apparent gunshot wound and authorities say the female died from her injuries at the scene.

Homicide detectives have started an investigation and have conducted interviews and canvassed the neighborhood. There is no information at this point about an offender.

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