Chase in Tucumcari ends in standoff, police say

New Mexico

Two people lead Quay County Deputies on a chase that ended in a standoff.

It happened after officials said they tried to stop the vehicle in Tucumcari.

According to New Mexico State Police, after deputies stopped the vehicle, shots were fired from inside by the occupants.

Officials said the two barricaded themselves inside the vehicle, but after a short standoff and negotiations, one of the suspects surrendered peacefully. New Mexico State Police did not say if the other person was arrested.

The New Mexico State Police Investigations Bureau is investigating this incident.

This is a developing story. Stay with for the latest.

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