Clovis man injured in shooting

Clovis, NM - A Clovis man is in the hospital after being shot in the chest.

According to reports, shots were fired in a hotel parking lot on the 1600 block of Mabry just before 5:00 pm yesterday. 

When officers arrived, they found evidence of gunfire, and then were called to  the 1300 block of Axtel, where they found 26 year-old Jerry Abeyta suffering gunshot wounds to his chest.

Abeyta was taken to a local hospital in serious condition, and was transferred to a hospital in Lubbock today.  The incident remains under investigation.