UPDATE: FRIDAY 12/9/2022 3:00 p.m.

(ALAMOSA, Colo.) — A man is dead following an altercation between a bail bondsman and the subject of a warrant at a home in Alamosa.

The City of Alamosa provided an update on Facebook on Friday afternoon, Dec. 9. The City said a bondsman and an associate entered a home in the 2900 block of West 6th Street in Alamosa on Thursday, Dec. 8, looking for 28-year-old Phil Lucero, who had an active warrant out of Alamosa County.

The City of Alamosa said a struggle ensued after the bondsmen entered the home, and Lucero was shot along with one of the bondsmen. Lucero was transported to the hospital where he was later pronounced dead.

The bondsman who fired shots was identified as 29-year-old Robert Thrash, of Costilla County. He was taken to the Alamosa County Detention Center where he was booked on charges of Second Degree Murder and First Degree Burglary.

Robert Thrash mugshot
Courtesy: City of Alamosa

The bondsman’s associate who was also shot was identified as 29-year-old David Heinstein, also of Costilla County. He was flown to a front range hospital where he underwent surgery. He is currently listed in stable condition.

The City said the Alamosa Police Department is working closely with the 12th Judicial District Attorney’s Office on this case, which is considered an active homicide investigation. Additional charges may be filed as more information is gathered, the City said.

ORIGINAL STORY: 1 dead in Alamosa shooting, person of interest detained

FRIDAY 12/9/2022 10:14 a.m.

Alamosa Police Department (APD) is investigating a homicide after a shooting on Thursday, Dec. 8.

Around 4:30 p.m., APD officers were called to the 2900 block of West 6th Street near Craft Drive. When Officers arrived they found two men who had been shot and began life-saving measures.

Both men were taken to the hospital where one of the men was pronounced dead and the other is currently receiving treatment.

APD said this is an active homicide investigation. A person of interest was detained by APD and is being interviewed by detectives.