Burglars not as bright as their outfits

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – It was a brazen burglary and a boneheaded one. Three thieves who look like an over-the-hill boy band in their brightly …

‘Senior prank’ considered vandalism

RIO RANCHO (KRQE) – Pulling off a senior prank is a tradition, but sometimes students go too far. Some unsuspecting students parked in the l…

Man convicted in illegal license ring

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – An Albuquerque jury has convicted a man in an illegal driver’s license ring. Gordon Leong placed ads in Chinese newspap…

Person of interest in murder arrested

ROSWELL, N.M. (KRQE) – A person of interest in the murder of a Roswell man found buried in a backyard last month has been arrested, but not …

APD detective takes stand in murder trial

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – More testimony took place Wednesday in the trial of Ronald Santiago, the mortgage handler accused of killing his client…

Another cold case rape suspect arrested

SANTA FE (KRQE) – A Santa Fe man has been arrested after DNA evidence recently linked him to a 1992 rape case. Gilbert Romero, 51, is being …

Carlsbad chase ends with cop car hit

CARLSBAD, N.M. (KRQE) – Police say a Carlsbad mother sped through town, hit a cop car and almost ran into two officers and for part of the w…

Police say mole may be helping poachers

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – Authorities are investigating if there’s a mole in the State Police force who has tipped off game poachers in northern …

Former inmate sues Corrections Dept.

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – A former death row inmate is suing the corrections department claiming they failed to protect him. Michael Guzman was c…

Dog injured by gunfire begins recovery

LA CIENEGA, N.M. (KRQE) – The dog found shot last week in La Cienega is recovering after having surgery. Vets say one of the bullets fractur…

Man pleads guilty to raping 76-year-old

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – A man has pleaded guilty to raping a 76-year-old Albuquerque woman who was walking on a school track. On Thanksgiving D…

Teen says man threatened him with a gun

SANTA FE (KRQE) – A 76-year-old Santa Fe man has been arrested for threatening a student with a gun. Police say Allan Wheeler followed a 17-…

100 pot plants seized in Farmington

FARMINGTON, N.M. (KRQE) – State police have seized more than 100 marijuana plants from a home in Farmington. Officers served a search warran…

Teen arrested for impersonating cop

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – An Albuquerque teenager has been arrested for acting a little too much like Barney Fife. A driver says 18-year-old Dere…