Carlsbad police shoot armed 61-year-old man

Posted at: 08/07/2013 1:51 PM
Updated at: 08/07/2013 1:53 PM
By: The Associated Press



CARLSBAD, N.M. (AP) - Authorities say a 61-year-old man has been shot and killed by Carlsbad police.
    
The Carlsbad Current-Argus reports that the man was shot Tuesday following reports of a disturbance.
    
Police say when officers arrived the scene of the report, they found the man was armed with a gun.
    
No officers were injured and the identity of the man has not been released.
    
New Mexico State Police are investigating the officer-involved shooting.

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