APD: Homicide detectives investigate death of woman in NW ABQ

May 12, 2019

Homicide detectives are investigating the death of a woman who was found with suspicious injuries in northwest Albuquerque, police say.

Officer Simon Drobik said that officers received a call around 6:30 p.m. Saturday night from Raymond Pacheco who wanted officers to check on his unresponsive wife.

Officers entered the apartment at 10600 Cibola Loop NW and found the body of Veronica Pacheco, Drobik said.

He said the medical examiner was called to the scene due to the injuries on Veronica’s body.

“An autopsy will be conducted?tomorrow?to determine the cause of death,” Drobik said.?

Drobik said, police executed a search warrant and seized some items.??