Lovington Man Arrested for Attempted Murder

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

HOBBS - A Lovington man has been arrested for attempted murder. Hobbs Police say 21-year-old Daniel Quiroga of Lovington shot 21-year-old Angel Castillo of Hobbs in the head.

The shooting happened early Sunday morning in the 1000 block of South Rash in Hobbs. Police say the shooting happened after a confrontation.

Quiroga was arrested at a home in Lovington with the help of Lovington Police, Hobbs SWAT and the Lea County Sheriff's Office.

There's no word on Castillo's condition.