On Thursday, July 5th, 2018, at about 2:19 a.m., Officers of the Clovis Police Department were dispatched to a residence at Paseo Village, in Clovis, New Mexico for a call of a subject injured by gunfire. The 911 caller stated he had a friend “playing” with a firearm. The caller stated they had been consuming alcoholic beverages and his “friend” had been shot in the head.
Officers and Emergency Medical Services responded to the scene where they encountered a 23 year old male with a gunshot wound to the head. The subject was transported to Plains Regional Medical Center with life threatening injuries. He has subsequently been transported to a Lubbock, Texas area hospital.
The investigation into this incident is ongoing. No other information is available for release at this time.