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Shooting at Sandia Resort Casino Under Investigation

FBI Albuquerque March 05, 2013
  • Public Affairs Specialist Frank Fisher (505) 889-1438

The FBI and Sandia Police Department are investigating a non-fatal shooting that occurred in the underground parking garage of Sandia Resort Casino in Albuquerque on Tuesday morning (March 5, 2013).

Luis Tobanche, 32, of Albuquerque, suffered a gunshot wound to the neck. He was taken to University of New Mexico Hospital, where he was treated and released.

The shooting occurred at approximately 2:45 a.m. when a person in a car apparently shot Tobanche and drove away.

No vehicle information is available.

Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call the Albuquerque FBI Field Office at (505) 889-1300 (24 hours).

Besides the FBI and Sandia Police, other responding agencies included the Albuquerque Police Department, Bernalillo County Sheriff’s Department, and Bureau of Indian Affairs.

No further information is available at this time.