Suspect who was shot in attempted carjacking released from hospital


ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – A teen who police say was shot in the head while trying to carjack a couple is out of the hospital.

Police say 16-year-old Gabriel Gonzales tried to carjack the couple at gunpoint at an apartment complex near Montgomery and Carlisle back in November.

Albuquerque police say the victim pulled a gun and shot Gonzales. He was listed in critical condition.

Investigators say he has now been released and is at a medical rehab center.

Charges are expected to be filed against him after treatment.

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Latest Video

Now Trending on

Video Forecast

Erica's Friday Morning Forecast

Thumbnail for the video titled "Erica's Friday Morning Forecast"
More Weather Video Forecast

Don't Miss

More Don't Miss