N.M. suspect may have planned gun battle with police

By T.J. Wilham
Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — An Albuquerque police officer escaped injury Tuesday after getting into a gunfight while chasing a burglary suspect.

The suspect, Dennis Chavez, was shot in the face while firing at officer Victor Grossetete, police said.

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