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2 arrested in NM after 3 pipe bombs found in SUV

May 30, 2013 • State NewsComments (0)

ALAMOGORDO, N.M. (AP) — Federal authorities say a man and woman are in custody after three pipe bombs, two firearms and 20 pounds of marijuana were found in their vehicle in New Mexico. U.S. Border Patrol officials say an SUV towing a trailer was stopped on Highway 70 west of Alamogordo at a checkpoint. Reportedly [&hellip...

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Man arrested in Albuquerque homicide case

May 30, 2013 • State NewsComments (0)

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Authorities have arrested a man in an Albuquerque homicide case involving a woman’s body found in the trunk of a burning car. Albuquerque homicide detectives arrested 20-year-old Shaun Ryals on Wednesday. The body was found...

Couple in their 70s found dead in Albuquerque home

May 30, 2013 • State NewsComments (0)

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Authorities are investigating the deaths of a couple in their 70s who were found in their Albuquerque home. Albuquerque police say the bodies were discovered just before noon Thursday by the couple’s son. He saw them through a...

Albuquerque proposal would allow vehicle seizure

May 30, 2013 • State NewsComments (0)

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A proposal being considered by the Albuquerque City Council would let police seize vehicles used in prostitution-related crime, including solicitations by so-called Johns in their vehicles. According to the Albuquerque Journal...

Santa Fe grand jury indicts ‘El Dentista’

May 30, 2013 • State NewsComments (0)

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — An unlicensed tooth doctor who called himself “El Dentista” has been indicted on charges of illegally practicing dentistry, possession of dangerous drugs and other charges stemming from allegations he operated a mobile...

Wildlife Center seeing more starving animals

May 29, 2013 • State NewsComments (0)

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — From a family of bobcats to songbirds and raptors, the Wildlife Center in northern New Mexico says it is seeing a rise in starving and thirsty animals, the result of prolonged drought that is drying up food and water supplies....

Albuquerque officer cleared in ‘spoon’ shooting

May 29, 2013 • State NewsComments (0)

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Bernalillo County authorities announced Wednesday that prosecutors won’t seek charges against an Albuquerque police officer who fatally shot a man reportedly holding a black plastic spoon during a 2011 confrontation with...

NM Gov. Susana Martinez attends GOP event in Texas

May 29, 2013 • State NewsComments (0)

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez is attending a political event in Texas that’s part of effort by Republicans to recruit and elect more women and minority candidates. Martinez political adviser Jay McCleskey said the governor will...

Man in NM rent dispute deaths gets life sentences

May 29, 2013 • State NewsComments (0)

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — A landlord convicted of murder in the shooting deaths of a tenant and her daughter’s boyfriend in Santa Fe has been sentenced to two consecutive life prison terms. Prosecutors say 54-year-old Arthur Anaya was sentenced Wednesday...

Man in triple NM murder case convicted, sentenced

May 29, 2013 • State NewsComments (0)

LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — A 50-year-old man has been convicted in the 2010 killings of a New Mexico couple and their business partner from California. Jurors found Eugene “Gino” Ferri guilty of three counts of first degree murder on Wednesday. He...