OMI: James Boyd shot in lower back

James Boyd Shooting

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – Autopsy results in the death of James Boyd have been released.

The Office of the Medical Investigator report indicates Boyd was shot in the back and suffered gunshot wounds to both arms.

A toxicology analysis indicates that Boyd was not under the influence of drugs or alcohol at the time of the incident.

Boyd was shot by APD during a standoff in the foothills.

Click here to read the OMI report, warning the report does contain graphic material. 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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