Man accused of killing fiancé in southwest Albuquerque
January 16, 2019 05:15 PM
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.—Albuquerque Police are investigating a homicide in southwest Albuquerque.
It happened in the early morning hours Wednesday. Officers were called to the area of Gonzales Road and Bataan in reference to a domestic violence incident.
The dispatcher said a man reported that he killed his fiancé by choking her and then attempted to kill himself.
Officers arrived at the home and detained the man and found a woman's body inside the residence.
The man, who police said stabbed himself, was taken to UNM Hospital for treatment.
Updated: January 16, 2019 05:15 PM
Created: January 16, 2019 11:00 AM
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