Another homicide occurred Friday night around 7:30 p.m. near the intersection of Cherry Street and Edgewood Avenue.
The Daily Record received official confirmation around 8 a.m. Saturday when it was reported that investigators were then still at the scene. The name of the victim will not be released until family members are notified.
The Friday night incident represents the seventh homicide of 2013 in Roswell. If one includes the murder of Tacorey Singleton, the Friday night homicide is the eighth in Chaves County as a whole.
The Edgewood homicide also is the second reported homicide this week. Police responded to a shooting call, around 1 a.m. Thursday, in the parking lot of Variety Liquor Store and Lounge, 1100 Login to read more