Suspects in Hobbs stabbing on the loose

HOBBS, N.M. (KRQE) – Police in Hobbs are looking for two men wanted in connection with a double stabbing that left one man dead.

Arrest warrants have been issued for Armando Espinoza, 22, and Michael Rodriguez, 25.

They’re accused of stabbing 17-year-old Oscar Mediano and 18-year-old Omar Cruz during a fight at a home on the 1200 block of north San Mateo last week.

Mediano was killed. Police don’t believe Mediano knew his attackers.

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