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Rio Rancho police investigate Christmas shooting as murder-suicide

Justine Lopez
Updated: December 27, 2019 06:28 AM
Created: December 25, 2019 09:02 PM

RIO RANCHO, N.M. - Rio Rancho Police responded to a shooting in the Northern Meadows neighborhood on Christmas Day around 4:15 p.m.

Rio Rancho police Capt. Andrew Rodriguez said officers responded to a home on Martin Meadows Drive to perform a welfare check but discovered four deceased victims inside. All appeared to have gunshot wounds.

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The victims, all family members, have been identified as Carlos Velasquez, 50, Marilyn Velasquez, 45, Roberto Velasquez, 22, and Adrian Velasquez, 14.

RRPD is investigating the incident as a murder-suicide.


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