Victim of SW Albuquerque vehicular shooting dies from injuries

Crime

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – The victim of a Friday night shooting died Saturday. The suspect in the shooting, 22-year-old Ruben Sanchez, has now been charged with an open count of murder and shooting at a motor vehicle.

BCSO deputies responded to a report of a shooting Friday night around 9:20 p.m. Officials say there were reports of 35-year-old Miguel Gonzales-Muรฑoz east on Bridge Boulevard near Old Coors when a man in another vehicle โ€“ later located and identified as Sanchez โ€“ fired several shots at Gonzales-Muรฑoz.

The victim was shot multiple times and crashed into the yard of a residence at 2313 Bridge. After being sent to a local hospital in critical condition, the victim later died from their injuries. Sanchez was initially charged with aggravated battery with great bodily harm. No other information has been released at this time.

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