State police arrest accused Albuquerque shooter near Tucumcari

QCS Staff

State police on Tuesday arrested an Albuquerque man who is accused of shooting a man at a church on Monday.

Billy Chavez, 59, was arrested Tuesday morning on State Route 104 north of Tucumcari after witnesses reported spotting him in Tucumcari, said police spokesperson Tony Lynn.

Chavez was transported to the Quay County Detention Center, Lynn said.

The Albuquerque Journal reported  that Chavez shot the man at the New Beginning Church in Albuquerque on Monday night after an argument.

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