ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) – An Albuquerque enterprise proprietor shot and killed an individual casing autos in his firm car parking zone. Now, police are figuring out what led as much as the lethal encounter.
It occurred Friday night time close to Jefferson and I-25 at Chavez Concrete Contractors.
Police say they have been known as to the enterprise by the proprietor round 9 p.m who reported somebody was in his lot casing autos.
In some unspecified time in the future after that decision, the enterprise proprietor and the suspect had a confrontation and gunfire was exchanged.
The enterprise proprietor was shot and injured however he additionally shot on the man, killing him.
Officers arrived on scene and located the person lifeless inside a building car within the lot.
“The enterprise proprietor was concerned within the gunfight with this person that’s deceased so we’re speaking to him about what occurred,” says Ofc. Simon Drobik. “And right now it’s going to be forwarded over to the DA’s workplace.”
Police haven’t recognized the person who was killed.
Officers say they collected plenty of proof on the scene and will likely be speaking to any witnesses and reviewing the surveillance video.
KRQE Information 13 reached out to Chavez Concrete Contractors however didn’t hear again.
It’s the second case of a house or enterprise proprietor taking motion in opposition to an intruder in simply over a month. In early October, a Foothills home-owner shot and killed a suspected burglar.