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APD asks for help identifying teen crash, homicide victims

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – Albuquerque Police are asking for help identifying two teenage girls killed in a homicide early Thursday morning. APD officers responded to a single-vehicle crash at Central and Tingley around 12:30 a.m. Two girls between the age of 14 and 18 were found dead in the car. One was 5’1″, 124 lbs. with reddish-brown […]
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VIDEO: Albuquerque residents follow drunk driver through neighborhood

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – An Albuquerque man is facing charges after a fight that started with his girlfriend, then became a whole neighborhood’s problem. People living in a neighborhood near Isleta and Rio Brave told deputies someone in a grey truck had been speeding up and down their street all day long.
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Video sheds light on road rage shooting that killed teenage girl

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – New video has been released involving the death of a 13-year-old girl who was shot and killed in an apparent road rage incident back on March 28. Alexus Miller was in the car with a family friend that night. At around 1:50 a.m., Albuquerque Police was dispatched to the intersection of Avenida Cesar […]
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Albuquerque Solid Waste employee has a not so hidden talent

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Nathanial Krantz is a single father of two, working as a Commercial Collections Operator for the city of Albuquerque Solid Waste Department. “Sometimes I’m working 12, 13, 14 hours a day, six or seven days a week, just because it's what the city of Albuquerque needs right now,” Krantz said. “I would not want to work anywhere else.”
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Man accused of pulling gun on store employees pleads not guilty

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – Frank Romero, 29, is accused of pulling a gun on two Walmart employees. Friday in court, Romero pleaded not guilty. According to the criminal complaint, Romero and a woman – later identified as Leezul Ogaldez – went into the Walmart at Coors and I-40 with his child. Police say he and Ogaldez stole […]
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Los Lunas community confused over HOA rules

LOS LUNAS, N.M. (KRQE) – People living in a New Mexico community are up in arms over a recent move by their homeowner’s association. They’ve suddenly been told they can’t park work vehicles on their property unless it’s in a garage. Many argue it’s a rule that is impossible for some of them to follow. […]
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Man accused of northeast Albuquerque murder pleads not guilty

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – Christopher Wade is accused of shooting and killing Dustin Banteah at a northeast Albuquerque apartment complex. Friday in court, Wade pleaded not guilty. According to the criminal complaint, neighbors heard the 32-year-old Wade fighting with a girl in his apartment when they went to check on her. They say Wade and Banteah walked […]
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Woman with history of fleeing in stolen cars pleads not guilty

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – Jennifer Christensen has a history of fleeing from police in stolen cars. Friday, she pleaded not guilty in her latest case. Christensen is accused of being caught in a stolen car near the Albuquerque downs in June. Police say she ran red lights, wove through traffic and it took spike trips to finally […]
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OPEN FOR BUSINESS: RR poised for retail, hospitality growth

The growing city of Rio Rancho is poised for business growth in retail and hospitality. There are a number of projects that are getting off the ground and will open in 2022 and 2023. Retail and restaurants are in rebound and growth mode after being hit hard during the pandemic....
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Albuquerque man charged with robbing mail carriers takes plea deal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – Cisco Causas-Alires, the man charged with robbing three mail carriers at gunpoint, has taken a plea deal. According to court documents, Causas-Alires first robbed a mail carrier in November 2020 and forced him to hand over his keys, phone, and mail. A month later, Causas-Alires robbed two other mail carriers, even demanding […]
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Visit ABQ shares fun activities for the Fourth of July weekend

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – Fourth of July weekend is here, and Visit Albuquerque has a look at some of the fun activities happening around town. Most of the events below are considered “family friendly” and take place on various dates throughout the weekend. Dates & Time: Saturday,...
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Proposed Albuquerque Public School Board changes spark privacy concern

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – New changes to a policy proposed by the Albuquerque Public School Board is sparking controversy after the ‘Parents Rights and Responsibility policy seeks to give parents more transparency and get parents more involved in their child’s school life to help improve success in the classroom.
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Roswell man takes plea deal for murder of brother

ROSWELL, N.M. (KRQE) – Alberto Cabllaos, the Roswell man who killed his brother, will spend more than a decade behind bars. Caballos pled guilty to second-degree murder earlier this week for the shooting death of his brother Omar. According to court documents, before the shooting Caballos made comments that he was going to “take care of” […]
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Sports Desk: Hall of Fame for Notah Begay

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – From Albuquerque Academy to Stanford to the PGA tour, Notah Begay III is now a hall of famer. Begay was inducted to the National High School Hall of Fame on Friday. “To be here among all these wonderful people Walter Payton, Thurmon Thomas, Sanya Richards-Ross,...
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Taylor Jones Hits Grand Slam in Space Cowboys Blowout Win

(ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.) *– The *Sugar Land Space Cowboys continued their offensive surge Friday, hitting five home runs, including a grand slam, in an 11-5 win over the Albuquerque Isotopes. Taylor Jones provided the grand slam in the fourth, which was the second slam from the Space Cowboys this season...
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