Teen’s death in Hobbs called a homicide

HOBBS, N.M. (KRQE) – Police in Hobbs are investigating the death of a teen as a homicide.

Officers were called to the 1200 block of north San Mateo early Sunday morning in reference to a fight.

Oscar Mediano, 17, was found badly hurt and later died.

Police believe the attack on Mediano was random, but they aren’t releasing any more details.

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