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Attempt to retrieve barricaded suspect in Alamogordo turns into officer-involved shooting

Attempt to retrieve barricaded suspect in Alamogordo turns into officer-involved shooting

David Lynch
October 14, 2018 01:46 PM

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – New Mexico State Police officers say they were assisting local Alamogordo authorities in securing an "armed and barricaded subject" sometime Sunday afternoon when shots rang out.

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No police were injured following the officer-involved shooting, which unfolded in the southeast New Mexico city on South Florida Avenue. The unidentified suspect is being treated for non-life-threatening injuries, according to NMSP.

No details were provided as far as how many shots were fired, what led up to the officer-involved shooting or if the suspect also fired shots. It also isn't clear why the suspect was being sought by officers. 

This is a developing story. Check back with KOB.com for updates.

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