Man shot in South Valley

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ALBUQUERQUE, NM (KRQE) -A shooting in the South Valley sent one man to the hospital this afternoon.

Bernalillo County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a home on Linda Pl. SW, near Blake Rd. and Coors Blvd.  Neighbors say they heard gun shots before a vehicle sped off, then deputies arrived.

Deputies will only say one man was shot, but will not give specifics.

“I talked to a couple of the police officers and they said someone was shot in the face,” said neighbor Samuel Lechuga.

Deputies say the man’s injuries are non-life threatening and his name has not been released.

So far there is no word a suspect or motive. 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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