A former Catholic priest, accused of raping a six-year-old boy, was found not guilty, according to a spokesperson with the attorney general’s office. The Albquerque Journal is reporting Prosecutors claimed 81 year old Marvin Archuleta, raped the boy in 1986 inside Holy Cross Catholic Church in Santa Cruz. The former
County Sheriff’s detectives are investigating a south county murder that happened in Anthony Monday night. The suspect in custody is reportedly the victim’s son. The initial call was made to Anthony Police just before 7 p.m. Detectives responded to assist, and later took over the investigation. The victim, a female
KRQE is reporting the leader of a religious sect accused of child rape has been released on house arrest after two years behind bars. Peter Green was released after an order by District Judge Amanda Sanchez Villalobos after his attorneys argued he was unfairly being held, being that his trial
Albuquerque saw a record-high 82 homicides in 2019 and so far KOB is reporting there have been eight homicides in 2020. That’s the same number of homicides as in January 2019. Mayor Tim Keller said he is trying to decrease the number of crimes including homicides by increasing APD’s manpower.
23 year old Jay Daniel Andras, has been charged with first-degree felony counts of kidnapping and criminal sexual penetration. He’s also charged with a second-degree felony count of armed robbery. Police say on Tuesday, a 24-year-old woman was working at a business was abducted by a knife wielding Andras who
More than two weeks after the body of a 27-year-old Roswell woman was found strangled to death inside her home, the FBI has offered a $10,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of her boyfriend. Jorge Rico-Ruvira allegedly fled the state last month with his 3-year-old son Osciel Ernesto
The SWAT team used tear gas to coax a burglary suspect out of a northeast Albuquerque marijuana dispensary on Tuesday following a standoff with police. Sgt. Tanner Tixier, an Albuquerque Police Department spokesman, said officers responded to a break-in alarm around 2:30 in the moring at the a.m. inside R.