State Police: Be On Lookout Alert: Shooting At Albuquerque Downs And Casino

by Staff Reporter / Feb 22, 2018 / comments

State Police: Be On Lookout Alert: Shooting At Albuquerque Downs And Casino

Submitted by Carol A. Clark 

ALBUQUERQUE ― Around 1 a.m. Wednesday, agents with the New Mexico State Police Investigations Bureau were called to investigate a shooting that occurred in the parking lot of the Downs and Casino on Louisiana and Central in Albuquerque.

Agents learned that an unknown male suspect shot a 42-year-old year old male victim. The victim was struck by the gunfire and transported to an area hospital for what is believed to be life threatening injuries. The suspect then fled the scene in a white Toyota four-door Camry with an unknown temporary tag in the left lower corner of the back window.

The New Mexico State Police asks for the public's assistance in identifying this suspect. Anyone with any information about this incident is asked to contact New Mexico State Police dispatch at 505.841.9256 and ask for Agent Vargas.