Police arrest suspect involved in downtown shooting

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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – Albuquerque Police have a suspect in custody after a shooting that took place in downtown Albuquerque early Friday morning.

Police say they responded to the Lotus Bar around 2 a.m. and found a male victim with a gunshot wound to the legs.

The suspected shooter identified as Sir Joseph Cotton has been arrested.

According to police, they discovered the gun used in the shooting was stolen.

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