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Man killed in alleged shooting near Pep Boys

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One unidentified man was killed during a shooting at the local Pep Boys.

On Dec. 6, around 11:30 am, Gallup Police Officers were dispatched to Pep Boys, 702 U.S. Hwy. 491, in reference to shots fired.

Patrol officers arrived on scene and found a man who had died from multiple gunshot wounds. The identity of the victim was still unknown at press time.

A video from Pep Boys allegedly showed a vehicle that came to the area with multiple individuals that entered the ditch area east of the Flame of Fire church before shots were heard.

The vehicle is possibly a Honda Ridgeline, and it possibly has star pattern rims and may be green or grayish in color, according to a post on the GPD’s Facebook page.

Gallup police are looking for person(s) of interest in connection with this crime.  Anyone with information should call Metro Dispatch at (505) 722-2002 or the McKinley County Crime Stoppers at (877) 722-6161. Crime Stoppers may pay a reward up to $1,000 for information resulting in an arrest.  Callers can remain anonymous.

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