A deputies and a man were reportedly involved in a shoot out that landed the man in a hospital, and a woman’s body was later found dead on Sunday night.
Doña Ana County Sheriff’s Office post on Facebook shows that, dispatchers received a call around 7:40 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 18 requesting aid for an injured woman on the 6000 block of Vista del Oro in Picacho Hills.
Deputies contacted a man who had a gun inside the house. The post stated a gunfight broke out. However, the post did not provide details about who fired first or how long the gunfight lasted.