71-year-old man arrested in Springer murder case

Posted at: 09/01/2013 1:17 PM
Updated at: 09/02/2013 8:26 AM
By: Mike Anderson, KOB Eyewitness News 4

SPRINGER, N.M. -- New Mexico state police are investigating the circumstances behind a murder in Springer early Sunday.

Police responded to a home on Miranda Avenue after receiving a report of a shooting. 

Police found one man, 61-year-old Augustine Grano, dead from a gunshot wound. 

A short time later, 71-year-old Eugene Gonzales was arrested and charged with murder. 

Police have not released any information about what may have caused the incident.