Police investigate deadly shooting near Menaul, University

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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – Police are investigating a shooting that left one person dead.

The Albuquerque Police Department says it happened around midnight when officers were dispatched to the Days Inn at 2120 Menaul NE. When officers arrived they found one man dead.

Police say the incident is currently being investigated as a homicide but details about what led up to the shooting are not known at this time.

Albuquerque police are looking for a late model white Nissan 4-door Sedan that was seen leaving the scene of the shooting.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 843-STOP.

The victim’s identity has not been released.