At 0230 hours, Southeast Area Command officers were dispatched to Utah St SE in reference to a shooting. Upon officers arrival they located a female victim who sustained at least one gun shot wound to the leg. She was unable to tell officers where the shooting occurred or who the offender was.
Officers checked the area she believed the incident occurred at however due to the rain they were unable to locate a scene or casings. The female was transported to a local hospital and it appears the females injures are not life threatening at this time. The investigation was turned over to detectives for a follow-up interview with the female.
At 0422 hours, Valley Area Command officers were dispatched to a shooting located at Shannon Pl NW in reference to a shooting. Upon arrival officers located a male victim who sustained at least one gun shot wound to the upper body. At this time it is unclear the reason for the shooting or who the suspect(s) are in the case. The victim is in critical however stable condition at a local hospital.
This case was turned over to detectives for follow-up. Both cases are being investigated by detectives and I do not have any further information at this time.
Officer Fred Duran Southeast Area Command Graveyard PIO
Albuquerque Police Department