NEW MEXICO QUINTUPLE HOMICIDE: Bernalillo County police say Nehemiah Griego is in custody and is being charged with two counts of murder and three counts of child abuse leading to murder in the deaths of occupants of a home located at 2806 Long Lane SW in Albuquerque NM. Police believe the teen used an AR-15 assault rifle in the shooting. Nehemiah Griego lives at the home where the bodies were found, KRQE reports.
“There’s no other way to say it but we have a horrific crime scene we’re working and it’ll be intensive and we’ll work hard to do everything that needs to be done,” Sheriff Dan Houston said.
Officials say they found multiple weapons that appeared to be used, including an assault type rifle.
UPDATE#1 (01/20/2013): Nehemiah Griego reportedly killed his father, pastor Greg Griego, and four others. It is not clear if Sarah Griego, whose name is listed as a co-owner of the home, is among the dead. http://hinterlandgazette.com/2013/01/pastor-greg-griego-identified-victims-killed-nehemiah-griego-albuquerque-nm-shooting.html