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.
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New Mexico State Police say they are investigating an armed robbery that turned into a fatal shooting at the Smith's Fuel Center in Edgewood on Sunday evening. According to state police, a man armed with a handgun robbed the attendant at the fuel center. At some point during the robbery the attendant was shot. The attendant was taken to the hospital and later died.
Albuquerque: Police and fire department are on scene of an accident at I40 Eastbound and Lousiana Albuquerque Fire
The FBI needs helping finding a man who robbed a northwest Albuquerque credit union Wednesday. Agents say a Hispanic male who is approximately 5-foot-4 to 5-foot 6, walked into Mountain America Credit Union on 9200 Golf Course Road NW around 5:30 p.m. demanding cash.
A man is charged in the death of his mother. Police say Hortensia Jimenez was found with a head wound in the area of Malaga. She was rushed to the hospital where she died last Friday.
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The Bernalillo County Sheriff’s Office arrested two men and a woman they say fled from a traffic stop in a stolen truck and crashed into a deputy’s car Friday afternoon.
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The Bernalillo County Fire Department is fighting a large fire in the Pajarito Mesa that has destroyed one mobile home and ignited the surrounding dry grass and brush. Several firefighting agencies are assisting with the blaze, which began around 6 p.m.
Police will be responding to an accident with injuries on I40 EB at Rio Grande Boulevard
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A fire started at an Albuquerque Church's Chicken. It started around 3:00 Thursday morning near Gibson and Broadway. When crews arrived, they saw flames and smoke coming from the roof of the restaurant.
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Krystal Aragon, 30, was shot and killed near Central Ave and Spruce St. NE, prompting Presbyterian Hospital to be put on lock down for about an hour and a half Sunday morning January 28, 2018.
A vehicle was just stolen while left warming up from the area of Gibson and Blake
A man accused of trying to snatch a little girl outside her home in the heights is expected to plead guilty Monday. Police say 29-year-old Dustin Sherman tried to kidnap Kadisha Medina’s daughter in 2016
Sandoval County Sheriff's deputies are investigating a badly burned body that was found Saturday in Rio Rancho. Sheriff's officials say the body was found near Northern and Encino. The body has not been identified nor have they identified a gender.
New Mexico State Police are investigating after a Santa Fe Police officer fired their weapon while responding to barricaded subject. According to NMSP, Santa Fe Police responded to a domestic violence call that began in the early morning hours on Saturday. When Santa Fe Police arrived on scene a female victim escaped the residence.
APD and AFD are enroute to an accident at I40 Westbound at Rio Grande Albuquerque Fire