Two Men Dead Following Morning Shooting in Carlsbad

Two Men Dead Following Morning Shooting in Carlsbad

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

CARLSBAD, N.M. - A shooting in Carlsbad on Monday morning left two people dead.

The shooting happened near 8th and Lea Street just after 4 a.m.

Authorities learned the two men were shot after an altercation between several people.

One man died at the scene and another died at the hospital.

The investigation into the shooting is ongoing.

Anyone with information is urged to call the Eddy County Crime Stoppers at (575) 887-1888.