Woman killed in violent attack, suspect sought

Zuni and Utah homicide scene
Zuni and Utah homicide scene (TJ McOlash)

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – Albuquerque police are investigating a homicide near Zuni and Utah southeast, where a woman was found dead.

The incident happened around 9 a.m. Thursday on the 300 block of Utah southeast. According to APD, when officers arrived on scene they found a dead woman with obvious signs of a violent attack.

A witness told officers that a male was fleeing the scene. That man is described as heavy-set with short hair. He is about five-foot four-inches tall and he was wearing black jeans and a red shirt.

Anyone with information is asked to contact APD.

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