Motel shooting victim continues to survive

Victim in motel shooting still alive

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – The victim of the shooting at Rodeway Inn is still alive, according to APD.

His injuries are so bad, however, that police are investigating the incident as a homicide.

It was about 1:30 a.m. Tuesday when someone shot the man several times at the motel near Menaul and University.

Cops say the shooting started as a robbery.

The victim has not been identified.

It’s unclear whether he knew his attacker. 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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