A shooting victim’s car was located in New Mexico early Saturday morning.  The Bigtown Police Department received a National Crime Information Center alert in relation to Mr. Frank Ball’s stolen Honda Accord.

Frank was found in the Bigtown Foods parking lot Sunday, March 6, with a gunshot wound.  Frank reported that his car was taken after he had been shot.

The vehicle was spotted in Las Cruces, New Mexico without a license plate, which resulted in a traffic stop by authorities.

The driver inside of the vehicle was taken into custody and detained.

The driver has not been identified at this time.

BPD is working with authorities in Las Cruces about this incident.