Hobbs police investigating shooting death

Hobbs police investigating shooting death

HOBBS, NM (KWES) - Hobbs police are investigating the death of a man from Thursday.

Officers responded to the 600 block of East Lea at around 7:25 a.m. on September 13 in reference to a shooting.

Upon arrival, officers pronounced Ariel Alvarez, 36, dead from a gunshot wound.

Multiple search warrants have been issued and the investigation is still underway.

If you have any information you are asked to contact the Hobbs Police Department at (575) 397-9265 or Lea County Crime Stoppers at (575) 393-8005. You can also private message the departments Facebook page and remain anonymous.

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