Man shot, killed in Chaves County

CHAVES COUNTY, N.M. (KRQE) – Chaves County Sheriffs deputies are investigating a murder.

Deputies say around 4:00 a.m. Wednesday, the victim, who lives on the 4600 block of west Matthews Street opened his door and someone opened fire killing him.

According to deputies, the victim is in his 40s but his name is not being released right now.
Deputies are still investigating whether the victim knew his killer, but so far no arrests have been made.

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