Chaves County Deputies Investigating Weekend Shootings

CHAVES COUNTY DEPUTIES ARE INVESTIGATING A PAIR OF SHOOTINGS FROM OVER THE WEEKEND. DARRELL MOODY HAS THE DETAILS…

IN THE FIRST CASE A MAN WAS SHOT IN THE BUTTOCKS ON SOUTH BROWN ROAD. THE VICTIM…TRANSPORTED TO A LOCAL HOSPITAL AND IS EXPECTED TO SURVIVE. WITHIN HOURS A WOMAN WAS DROPPED OFF AT EASTERN NEW MEXICO MEDICAL CENTER WITH A GUNSHOT WOUND. WHOEVER DROPPED HER OFF LEFT THE HOSPITAL BEFORE CHAVES COUNTY DEPUTIES ARRIVED TO INVESTIGATE. THE WOMAN’S CONDITON IS UNKNOWN. INVESTIGATORS HAVEN’T SAID ANYTHING ABOUT A SUSPECT OR A MOTIVE IN EITHER SHOOTING. THEY DO NOT APPEAR TO BE CONNECTED.