Wednesday, August 31, 2016
Followup NM: Police say Evidence Supports Police in Fuentes Shooting
The beating continued for a lengthy amount of time,” Tixier said.
Once he regained consciousness, the beating victim reached for a gun and fired a shot as Fuentes tried to flee. Police found Fuentes’ body in the backyard with a single gunshot wound.
“All evidence thus far indicates the shooting of Tony Fuentes was in self-defense,” Tixier said. “Tony has a history of drug abuse and had accused [the friend] and another friend of cheating with his girlfriend.”