Updated: January 22, 2020 03:03 PM
Created: January 16, 2020 06:26 AM
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — The Albuquerque Police Department is investigating a violent crime in southeast Albuquerque, near Southern and Eubank.
APD spokesman Gilbert Gallegos said that officers were called to the Manzano Mesa Apartments early Thursday morning in response to a shots fired call. When officers entered one of the apartments, they found a man dead with a gunshot wound. Officers also found a dog that had died from a gunshot wound.
Police updated the investigation on Jan. 22. According to officials, the shooting is being classified as a murder-suicide.
Police said they believe Fernando DeLeon shot and killed Ruben Baca before turning the gun on himself.
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