Albuquerque teen struck by stray bullet from nearby dispute

New Mexico

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Police say a teenager was critically injured when a stray bullet from a nearby shooting went through the wall of his home on Albuquerque’s West Side and struck him.

The Albuquerque Journal reports that police believe the stray bullet was fired early Sunday morning during a dispute between a between a man and woman.

The man and woman were shot in the incident.

It’s not clear whether the dispute took place outdoors or inside a neighboring home.

The teen’s father took him to a hospital where he is in critical but stable condition.

The man and woman suffered injuries that are not life-threatening.


Information from: Albuquerque Journal,

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