1 dead, 2 injured in shooting at Albuquerque party

Updated: 07/20/2014 5:48 PM | Created: 07/20/2014 11:33 AM
By: Mike Anderson, KOB Eyewitness News 4

Albuquerque police say one man is dead and two others injured after a shooting at a party in southeast Albuquerque Saturday night.

Officers responded to an address at 1918 Buena Vista SE and found a large gathering of between 60 to 80 people. A woman told officers there had been a shooting. 

Police then found one man on the ground. The victim, identified as Emilio Perez, died at the scene.

Investigators have learned that a fight broke out during a party in the area, resulting in many shots being fired.

Two additional juveniles were taken to the hospital with gunshot wounds. Both men are being treated for their injuries and are expected to survive.

Homicide investigators are asking for help in identifying, locating and apprehending the shooter or shooters in this incident.

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