Police: 7 shot, 3 killed at house party in Hobbs
August 26, 2019 07:34 AM
HOBBS, N.M.- Law enforcement have arrested 19-year-old Bishop Henderson in connection to the shooting at a house party that left three people dead and four others hospitalized. He has been charged with aggravated battery but more charges are likely to follow.
Police found the victims after responding to a report of a loud house party on the 1700 block of East Bond Street early Sunday morning.
The deceased have been identified as Khalil Carter, 18, of Hobbs, Kristal Avena, 24, of Hobbs, and Lamar Lee Kane Jr., 22, of Washington, D.C.
One of the victims who died, Lamar Lee Kane Jr., was a basketball player at the University of the Southwest in Hobbs.
This remains an active investigation.
Updated: August 26, 2019 07:34 AM
Created: August 25, 2019 03:05 PM
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