Woman arrested after shooting heroin in car with son watching - An Albuquerque mother is behind bars after Bernalillo County deputies caught taking drugs up in the parking lot of a Smith's, with her little boy watching from the back seat.
State Police are investigating an officer-involved shooting in Farmington. Police say the suspect was hiding in the ceiling of a motel, fell out and charged officers.
Albuquerque police enroute to an accident Bridge/8th
The man accused of stabbing a cab driver downtown is expected to appear in court Tuesday. Victor Ortiz‘s defense is asking he be let out of jail until trial. Police say Ortiz stabbed Khalil Jabbour near Coal and University last July.
Albuquerque police enroute motor vehicle accident Osuna/I25 Southbound
Kirtland AFB officials now say the fire has grown to 200 acres. Crews are focusing on spot fires near access roads. Officials say they expect to start a more aggressive approach to fight the fire on Monday morning.
Albuquerque police are still questioning 2 people following a deadly shooting at a SW Park
The Sahara Motel on Gibson Boulevard is responsible for more calls for service than any other property in Albuquerque. The city says in 2016 and 2017, emergency personnel were sent to the motel 400 times. The crimes reportedly committed on the property include murder, thefts and drug use. Albuquerque's mayor and a city councilor are working to close or rehabilitate the Sahara Motel
Albuquerque: Police will be responding to an accident with injuries on I40 WB at Carlisle
Police are investigating a shooting in northeast Albuquerque. Albuquerque Police Department says it happened at a trailer park near San Pedro and San Antonio around 10:20 p.m. Tuesday night.
Police will be responding to an accident with injuries at Lomas and Madeira
Police will be responding to an accident with injuries at Eubank and Comanche
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A 6-year-old is dead and two other children are injured after police said their mother was driving drunk and rolled the family car. New Mexico State Police said Candace Jim was drunk when she crossed into oncoming traffic and rolled her vehicle.
Albuquerque polcie are on scene with an accident with injuries on I25 SB at Jefferson
Alberta plane reported missing on way to New Mexico
Albuquerque firefighters were quick to put out a blaze at an abandoned church in northeast Albuquerque. Crews were called to the Trinity United Methodist Church building near Central and Carlisle about 6:40 a.m. Friday. KOB arrived on scene to find smoke billowing from the church doors and windows as crews worked quickly to put the fire out.
US takes steps to resume plutonium pit production for nukes
Two of the three suspects accused in the mutilation and murder of a man are expected back in court. Mitchell Overhand, Chase Smotherman and Mariah Ferry are accused of kidnapping a man in August and showing him a picture of his mutilated and dead friend John Soyka.
The Rio Rancho Police Department confirmed it is investigating a possible threat of violence targeted towards Rio Rancho High School. RRPD said it will have extra police presence at the schools throughout the investigation. Police also said they will post updates on social media as they become available.
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A gunman in a deadly New Mexico school shooting had no drugs or alcohol in his system the day of the rampage and an autopsy revealed bruised knuckles along with faint ink markings on his leg that included a swastika symbol.
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The Albuquerque Police Department is asking for the public’s help locating an armed and dangerous man suspected in a shooting death. Police say Daniel J. Martinez, 30, is responsible for fatally shooting 62-year-old Michael Pelkey at an Edgewood gas station on Feb. 11.
Albuquerque Police are investigating what remains of a northwest Albuquerque home. The home is located in a neighborhood near 2nd Street and Montano. Information is limited at this time, but police say they responded to a shots fired call and a house fire Sunday night.
An Albuquerque Police officer thought he was arriving at the scene of a car accident at Yale and Lomas on Sunday afternoon. But what he found, instead, was the scene of a deadly shooting. One man was on the ground, shot. Another still held the gun.
The man suspected in Friday evening's homicide on Sambrano Avenue was shot and killed by an officer after a high-speed pursuit Saturday, according to Las Cruces Police.
APD responding to a single vehicle accident Juan Tabo/I40 Eastbound
Albuquerque police are enroute to an accident at Seven Bar Loop and Ellison Albuquerque Fire
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It was a devastating crash involving an Albuquerque officer and a family in an SUV. Now KOAT has learned Officer Jonathan McDonnell has been involved in a handful of other car wrecks. In 2012, McDonnell hit another officer’s car near Central Avenue and 55th Street. According to reports, McDonnell was responding to a call outside of his area command and driving 50 to 60 miles per hour when he quickly changed lanes without looking. McDonnell hit the other officer’s cruiser so hard, the airbag deployed.
The man accused of beating and nearly killing a 17-year-old Cibola High School student is expected in court today. Justin Hansen’s trial is set to begin in April, but today his attorneys will go before a judge requesting a change of venue. They believe Hansen will not receive a fair trial here in Albuquerque due to the national attention this case has received.
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Maine native killed in New Mexico gas station robbery, shooting
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I-4O Eastbound at 12th Street is back open after an early morning crash. The crash was reported around 4:00am Tuesday morning.