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Winning Mega Millions ticket sold in Albuquerque area
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) - A lucky New Mexico lottery player that has won $4 million. According to a statement from the New Mexico lottery, the winning ticket was sold for the Dec. 14 drawing and was purchased in the Albuquerque area.
Card skimmers targeting Bank of Albuquerque, caught on camera
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) - So much for the holiday spirit. The Albuquerque Police Department has a warning out about thieves putting skimmers on ATMs in Albuquerque. In the past ATM skimmers have been seen at gas pumps, but now they're targeting banks - and police want people to be on the lookout to
Albuquerque family's English Bulldog stolen from backyard
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) - An Albuquerque family is asking for help finding their pet dog that was taken from their backyard. The Valdez family says Saturday afternoon, a man dragged their 7-year-old English Bulldog named “Rambo” out from their backyard to a car, then drove off. It happened around 5
Woman sues Albuquerque veterinarian over a troublesome surgery
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) - A local veterinarian is getting sued for what a woman says he did to her dog's leg. He is standing by his work, but the Pomeranian's owner says the x-rays speak for themselves.
Albuquerque man sues UNMH for losing his things after crash
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) - An Albuquerque man walked away with his life after a near death motorcycle crash earlier this year, but he didn't leave the hospital with was all the belongings he had on him.
LETTER TO THE OBSERVER: Loss of Rio Rancho mailman lamented
In late November, Lawrence Bennett, a mail carrier the past 11 years for the Rio Rancho post office, had his life tragically cut short. Driving two of his children home from an event, his car was struck in Albuquerque by a woman driving a stolen car, allegedly influenced by drug use. My deepest symp
APD investigating homicide in southeast Albuquerque
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M .(KRQE) - Albuquerque Police are investigating a murder in the Heights. Officers have initiated a full homicide call out near Central and Tramway. They say one person was taken to the hospital with a possible gunshot wound and has died.
Group wanted for placing skimmers in ATMs
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.- The Albuquerque Police Department has released pictures of a group of people who are wanted for placing skimmers in ATMs. The skimmers were found in ATMs that belong to Bank of Albuquerque.
APD: Gas station clerk stabbed near Central, Eubank
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) - There is a large police presence at the Giant gas station near Central and Eubank. Information is limited at this time, but the gas station is blocked off with crime scene tape.
Top 20 bizarre New Mexico stories of 2018
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) - Another year has come and gone. Here are some crazy stories that happened this year in New Mexico. Some are calling it a miracle. People from all over visited Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Chuch in Hobbs church after hearing about its weeping statue.
Person in critical condition following possible double shooting in northeast Albuquerque
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M .(KRQE) - Police are investigating a possible double shooting at an apartment complex near Osuna and San Pedro. One person is in critical condition at this time.
Mayor: Albuquerque has cleared half its rape kit backlog
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - Albuquerque's mayor says police have made headway into clearing the city's massive rape kit backlog. Mayor Tim Keller said Sunday that forensic investigators have tested roughly half of the 5,552 evidence kits this this year. Of the nearly 2,900 tested, about one-fifth led t
'Albuquerque in a Box' offers holiday cheer to all across the country
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) - A local company is hoping to make spirits bright by spreading Albuquerque-flavored holiday cheer, coming up with a creative way to bring the Duke City to those who aren't here.
Albuquerque Fire Rescue adds special canine to its team
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) - Albuquerque Fire Rescue recently added 22 humans and one furry friend to its ranks, making them the only department in the state to have an 'accelerant detection canine.'
Malauch, Mathis help New Mexico top C. Arkansas, end skid
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Makuach Maluach scored 22 points and Anthony Mathis shook off a shooting slump to make two late 3-pointers, helping New Mexico to hold off Central Arkansas 82-70 on Saturday, ending a three-game skid.
New Mexico priest says he’s ‘whistle-blower’ in abuse cases
ALBUQUERQUE – A longtime Catholic pastor announced Sunday to his stunned parishioners that he is a “whistle-blower” who has privately assisted victims of clergy sex abuse and is assisting in an investigation of clergy sex abuse.
'I got a piece of you!' Man bites officers during arrest
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) - Albuquerque Police say a domestic violence suspect bragged about biting an officer after his arrest. On Thursday night, police say they were called to a home near the Westgate area for a man armed with a gun who would not let his sister-in-law leave.
5 New Homes Foreclosed In The Albuquerque Area
ALBUQUERQUE, NM — Do you feel like affordable homes are difficult to find in your community? . A tour of the most recently foreclosed homes in the Albuquerque area might be just the place to start!
Video: Justin Hansen prison attack stemmed from his 'high profile case'
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) - It was November 26, and Justin Hansen had only been at the Las Cruces prison for a week when an inmate attacked him. In the video, you can see an inmate take a swing at Hansen's head.
Farmington stabbing suspect arrested in Albuquerque
FARMINGTON — The Farmington man accused of stabbing a woman multiple times Monday morning was arrested earlier this week in Albuquerque. Ryan Lowe, 24, was charged Monday with a third-degree felony count of aggravated battery and a fourth-degree felony count of tampering with evidence, according to