Hundreds gather to remember slain men

Homeless men death
The family of the men beaten to death in Albuquerque visited the crime scene Saturday.

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – The families of two homeless men brutally beaten to death mourned their loss Saturday.

About 200 people gathered at Noon Day Ministries to remember Allison Gorman and Kee Thompson.

The two men were sleeping in a vacant lot near sixtieth and central when police say three teens beat them to death with bats, cinder blocks and a metal pole.

They’re now facing murder charges.

Tonight at 10:00 p.m. the men’s families talk to News 13 after visiting the scene of the brutal beating. 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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