Police: Body found at northeast Albuquerque apartments

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – A dead body was discovered by officers Sunday night at Desert Willow apartments in northeast Albuquerque.

Officers were called to the apartments on Jefferson following reports of a suspicious situation. When officers arrived, they discovered the body, and a Violent Crimes unit was called out.

The victim has not been identified and it’s unclear if the apartment residents knew the victim.

No one has been arrested as the investigation is still ongoing.

On Thursday, police identified the victim as 31-year-old Cory Coyner.

KRQE News 13 will update this story as more information becomes available.


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