ROSWELL, N.M. (KRQE) – A New Mexico man has been arrested for fatally shooting his uncle.
Roswell Police say officers arrived to a home off the 1500 block of North Pontiac Drive just before midnight on Monday where they found 61-year old Edward Pyeatt, who had been shot. He was taken to the hospital but later died.
They say a witness reported a car leaving the scene. Police say they later found his nephew, 31-year-old Brandan Berg in it.
Berg was arrested and now faces an open count of murder.