NM Cops Arrest Boy in Shooting Deaths of 5
Multiple weapons found on scene; motive unknown
By Newser Editors and Wire Services
Posted Jan 20, 2013 11:51 AM CST
A 15-year-old New Mexico boy has been arrested in the murders of two adults and three children.   (Shutterstock)

(Newser) – Authorities in New Mexico say a 15-year-old boy has fatally shot two adults and three children inside an Albuquerque home. The boy has been booked on murder and other charges. A Bernalillo County sheriff's spokesman says the boy's motive and connection to the five victims are unknown; KOB TV reports that they were a man, woman, two girls, and a boy. Multiple weapons, including an assault rifle, were reportedly found on the scene, and the victims had several gunshot wounds. Investigators who received a report of the shooting last night are trying to determine whether the victims were related. The victims' identities haven't been released.

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thundr1
Jan 20, 2013 11:44 PM CST
wow, an atlanta falcon fan was stabbed in the neck by a 49er fan after this afternoons game.the falcon fan was pist because of the loss and started a fight. hmmm, no gun, but still violence.now we need to ban knives. dam weapons all have a mind of their own
thundr1
Jan 20, 2013 10:20 PM CST
who needs facts, all you have to do is get off our butts and actually get out and walk around and actually pay attention to whats going on in society
K.KRANK
Jan 20, 2013 10:12 PM CST
B nice to have a Dept. of Firearms in each state like DMVs after we repeal the 2nd & make it a privilege requiring testing/licensing/insurance 2 own.