Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Pair Finds Man Shot Dead in His Home.

Byline: Jeremy Pawloski Journal Staff Writer

Neighbors: Many Visited the House

Two young women found a 42-year-old gunshot victim dead in his North Hills home in Rio Rancho Monday afternoon.

Police said they are investigating the death as a possible homicide.

Rio Rancho Department of Public Safety spokesman Sgt. John Francis on Monday would not release the man's name pending notification of next of kin.

Francis also would not say how many times the man had been shot nor release the names of the young women who found him.

The women, in their late teens, were not being detained Monday night, Francis said.

The Rio Rancho DPS mobile crime unit was parked outside the victim's home in the 1600 block of Patti Place on Monday evening, and crime tape blocked the residence. …

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