BCSO: Persons of interest sought in gas station homicide

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — The Bernalillo County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a homicide that occurred Thursday night in southwest Albuquerque.

Around 8 p.m. Thursday, Bernalillo County deputies responded to reports of gunshots in the area of a 7/11 gas station at 4321 Coors Blvd SW. Upon arrival, deputies found a man dead.

Witnesses told police two men were in an altercation in the gas station parking lot when gunshots were heard.

Authorities said the offenders fled in a blue 2005 Dodge Ram 1500 with the New Mexico license plate AFAX64. The truck was reported to have been stolen.

Courtesy of Bernalillo County Sheriff’s Office

Bernalillo County homicide detectives are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the persons of interest in these photos. If you have any information, contact BCSO Detective Carroll at 505-263-5617 or email the sheriff’s office at ViolentCrimes@bernco.gov.