Police: 2 teens arrested in fatal New Mexico shooting
Mar. 02, 2018
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Two teens have been arrested in connection with a deadly shooting at a park in southwest Albuquerque.
Officer Simon Drobik said Friday the two 15-year-olds were booked into the juvenile detention center on an open count of murder in the death of 25-year-old Larry Desantiago.
Police responded to the shooting at Tower Park just before 5 p.m. Thursday and found Desantiago shot in the chest. He was taken to a hospital where he later died.
The two suspects were taken into custody and questioned after they tried to flee from the scene. Detectives also found a gun in the area.
Police have not released any details about what led to the shooting.