On Tuesday, January 9th, 2018, at about 11:45 a.m., Officers of the Clovis Police Department were dispatched to the 1000 block of Walnut Street in reference to shots fired. The caller relayed that they had heard four gunshots and observed a male subject running into a home near the corner of 11th and Walnut Streets.
On arrival, Officers made contact with multiple female subjects at a residence in the area. When contacted they denied knowledge of anyone running into their home. During a canvass of the area Officers located three expended bullet casings in the roadway in front of their residence. Damage, consistent with bullet impacts, was found on an apartment wall north of the incident. No projectiles were recovered. The target of the shooting was not located.
The Special Operations Unit of the Clovis Police Department is investigating this incident.
Anyone having any information about this case is asked to contact the Clovis Police Department at 575-769-1921 and ask for a Detective. Citizens may use TipSoft to provide this information and remain anonymous. Text users can send their tip to: “CRIMES” (274637) with the keyword TIPCPD. In other words, citizens can text “TIPCPD plus their crime tip” to 274637 (CRIMES). Citizens can submit anonymous tips using their PC or mobile phone by going to www.tipsubmit.com, or call Curry County Crime Stoppers at 575-763-7000.