Police ID suspect accused of shooting Carlsbad teens

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CARLSBAD, N.M. (KRQE) – Carlsbad police have released the name of a suspect in the shooting of two teenagers. Police say 20-year-old Cody Mejia shot a 14-year-old and an 18-year-old on Calloway Drive this weekend. The two victims were allegedly waiting in their car to speak with Mejia when he walked up to the car and shot them both.

The 18-year-old has been treated and released, but the 14-year-old remains hospitalized.

Mejia stands at about six-feet tall and weighs about 150 pounds with brown hair and blue eyes.

If you have any information call police.

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