Man shot, killed at ABQ shooting range

Man shot, killed at ABQ shooting range


ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – One man is dead after suffering a gun shot wound Friday at Albuquerque shooting range.

According to Albuquerque Police Department officers responded to the scene at the west side shooting range 16001 Shooting Range Road at approximately 4:49 p.m.

APD said the man was shot in the front chest on the civilian side of the range. The man was pronounced dead at the scene and investigators have called in the Office of the Medical Investigator to assist.

Investigators are unsure whether the shooting was accidental or done on purpose and are investigating the incident.

At this time no further information has been released.

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