Man shot in the head in Carlsbad

Man shot in the head in Carlsbad

CARLSBAD, NM (KWES) - More tragedy surrounding the holidays in Carlsbad.

Early Thursday morning, police responded to a shots fired call.

When they arrived, they found that a man had been shot in the head while he was standing outside.

The 40-year-old victim was taken to the hospital before being airlifted to Lubbock.

With details still developing, the condition of the victim has not yet been released.

Anyone with information is urged to call the Carlsbad Police Department at (575) 885-2111.