UPDATE: (7:59p.m.)

The Clovis Police Department reports that one person has been arrested in connection with a Clovis homicide.

According to police, Victor Corral was arrested after police received information that he was at a home in the 300 block of East 12th St. The department said that SWAT was deployed to assist the Major Crimes Unit in locating Corral.

Corral was arrested on an outstanding arrest warrant for an open count of Murder after surrendering to police at the home and is being detained at the Curry County Detention Center.

Update (5:57 p.m.)

The Clovis Police Department said that an arrest warrant for an open count of murder was issued for Victor Corral, 33. Police said Corral is currently not in custody.

Anyone with information on Corral’s whereabouts is asked to call the department at 575-769-1921. The release said information can also be provided anonymously by using the department’s tip411 app, which can be accessed through the department’s website. Anonymous tips can also be provided to the Curry County Crime Stoppers by calling 575-763-7000.

Update (3:13 p.m.)

Officials with the Clovis Police Department’s major crimes unit are looking for two individuals who may have knowledge of the Wednesday morning homicide in Clovis.

According to a Facebook post the department made Wednesday afternoon, officials said as the homicide investigation has progressed, investigators identified two individuals, 37-year-old Aaron Garcia and 33-year-old Victor Corral, “who may have knowledge relevant to the investigation.”

Original Story:

CLOVIS, N.M. (KAMR/KCIT) — Officials with the Clovis Police Department released information on an early Wednesday morning homicide that reportedly occurred in west Clovis.

According to a news release, dispatch with the Clovis Police Department received a 911 call from a local hospital around 3:06 a.m. Wednesday, letting police know that a man had been brought to the emergency room with a gunshot wound. The man, identified as 48-year-old Joe Suniga, eventually died from his injuries.

Police later identified the scene of the crime as a home in the 300 block of Missouri St. in Clovis. The release said the department’s major crimes unit has been activated to investigate the homicide.

The department is asking if anyone has information about the incident, they should call the department at 575-769-1921. The release said information can also be provided anonymously by using the department’s tip411 app, which can be accessed through the department’s website. Anonymous tips can also be provided to the Curry County Crime Stoppers by calling 575-763-7000.