ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – Police are investigating a homicide after a deceased individual was found in northeast Albuquerque. The Albuquerque Police Department reports that officers were dispatched to the area of Louisiana Blvd. and Lomas Blvd. regarding a welfare check early Monday morning.

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Authorities state that a deceased individual with injuries was discovered. The victim has not been identified at this time.

APD reports that detectives have been dispatched to further investigate the death of the individual.