CRIME OF THE WEEK – HOMICIDE

 

 

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – On Wednesday, November 29, 2017, 20-year-old Marqus Chavez was found deceased at Mesa Verde Park, 7900 Marquette Ave NE. It is believed that Marqus was killed the night before. Based on surveillance video, Marqus was observed meeting with two unknown subjects at the park. Neighbors heard gunshots around 10:40 p.m., and around this time the two subjects pictured that Marqus was meeting with are observed leaving the scene. One subject is in all black carrying a black backpack and was last seen walking south on Dallas Street from Marquette after the shooting, the second subject on the bicycle was last seen riding south through the park. The photos are unidentified persons of interest for this case. Investigators are asking anyone with information about this incident to please call Crime Stoppers at (505) 843-7867. You can also submit anonymous tips through our website at www.crimestoppersnm.com, through the APD mobile app or our newest P3 app.