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Officials Investigating Officer Involved Shooting in Hobbs

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

HOBBS, N.M. - Officials are investigating after an officer-involved shooting in Hobbs on Saturday morning.

The shooting happened around 1:40 a.m. at Diamond Lil's Bar in the 2600 block of North Del Paso.

New Mexico State Police tell NewsWest 9, a Hobbs police officer responded to the scene and shots were fired.

Police tell NewsWest 9 the Hobbs police officer was not injured in the shooting but two other people were airlifted to University Medical Center Hospital in Lubbock with gunshot wounds.

No other information about the shooting has been released.

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