ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – The man Albuquerque Police say ran over his girlfriend on purpose, killing her is behind bars.
Officers say 39-year-old Dominic Garcia was seen arguing with his girlfriend, 19-year-old Samantha Sandoval-Lucero at a home near Winrock Mall last month.
APD says Garcia backed into her with his car, panicked, and asked a friend to help him drop her off at the hospital.
She later died from her injuries. He took off.
Sandoval-Lucero’s family and Crime Stoppers were offering a $3,000 reward for his arrest.