Alamogordo Hero MurderedAlamogord, New mexico – On Friday, an Alamogordo police officer was murdered in a shooting.
Initial reports at that a shooting reportedly happened around 8:30 at Florida Avenue and Santa Cruz Drive. Officers were believed to have been responding to a domestic disturbance when the suspect started shooting and there was a gunfight. The murdered officer was fatally shot by the suspect. Our sources say that the suspect was also killed in the gunfight.
Police continue their investigation of a possible officer involved shooting. @alamogordonewspic.twitter.com/k6HkdPzGvx
— Wayne Neal (@sportsSensation) September 2, 2016
#ALAMOGORDO POLICE: A vigil continues to grow outside the Alamogordo Police Station. Press conf. will start at 1:30 pic.twitter.com/NzvK7C9BIV
— Tara Melton (@Tara_Melton13) September 2, 2016
Our thoughts and prayers are with Alamogordo Police Department and the officer’s family.
We will keep you updated as more information comes in.