- Associated Press - Friday, August 8, 2014

ALGODONES, N.M. (AP) - Authorities are investigating a shooting involving a Sandoval County Sheriff’s deputy that left one man wounded.

The Albuquerque Journal reports (https://bit.ly/1uv7qcG) the shooting took place Thursday around 9 p.m. in Algodones, just north of Bernalillo.

Sheriff’s spokesman Lt. Keith Elder says deputies responded to reports of shots fired.

Elder says one man was taken to a hospital but did not say if the man had been shot by a deputy. His condition is unknown.

He did not identify him or the deputy involved.

Resident Richard Spence, who lives across the street from the scene, says he called 911 after hearing about 10 shots.

New Mexico State Police are overseeing the investigation.


Information from: Albuquerque Journal, https://www.abqjournal.com

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