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APD Reports 106th Homicide of 2021


ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Albuquerque police say a shooting in a residential area early Thursday left one person dead and two others wounded.

A Police Department statement said officers responding to a report of gunfire and a fight in progress found people with gunshot wounds and that one of the victims died at a hospital.

According to a department spokesperson, Office Chase Jewell, the other two victims' injuries aren't life-threatening. No identities were released and the police statement didn't provide any details on circumstances of the shooting.

The department statement said one person was detained for questioning and that it wasn't immediately known whether anybody else would be sought as the investigation progressed.


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