Man found dead in overnight SWAT


ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – A SWAT situation overnight in Albuquerque ended with one man dead.

After 10 o’clock Tuesday night police got a call about a man who was suicidal at America’s Best Value Inn on alameda off I-25.

APD’s SWAT unit was called and tried and talk the man out of the room.

After 2 a.m., officers finally entered the hotel room where they found the man dead.

They say it appears to be suicide.

His name has not been released. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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