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Man shot, killed after confrontation on Central

KOB Web Staff
Updated: January 14, 2021 03:26 PM
Created: January 14, 2021 06:46 AM

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Police are investigating a homicide in southeast Albuquerque.

Officers were dispatched shortly after midnight to 5106 Central Ave. SE in response to a shooting. 

According to the Albuquerque Police Department, officers found a man dead inside of a vehicle. 

APD spokesperson Gilbert Gallegos said the victim, later identified as Mark Solano, was driving eastbound on Central at Carlisle when "a confrontation occurred with the driver of another vehicle." The passenger of the other vehicle shot at Solano's vehicle, striking him at least once. 

No suspect information has been released. 

By APD's count, this is the fourth homicide in Albuquerque this year. Information is limited at this time. 

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