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    A Man Told His Mom To Get His Cousin To Leave Or He Would Kill Him. He Did Just That.

    In New Mexico, a man told his mom to get his cousin away after being made fun of. That is when he stabbed his cousin to death. Now, the killer heads to prison.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    Suspect Said He Stabbed In Self-Defense. Police Say The Victim Had More than 15 Wounds.

    A man in New Mexico said he stabbed another person to death in self-defense. But, police say the victim had more than 15 wounds and charged the suspect with murder.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    He Got Into An Argument With His Ex's New Boyfriend About How To Load Kid Bikes In A Truck. It Ended With One Dead.

    A man got into an argument with his ex's new boyfriend over how to load children's bikes into a car. It ended with one dead and one heading to prison.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    High, delusional man accused of killing his teenage roommate, police in New Mexico say

    A man in New Mexico is accused of shooting and killing his roommate. Cops said the suspect was possibly under the influence of drugs and delusional during the incident.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    Popular New Mexico guitarist was shot and killed in 2019, two suspect arrested this month

    A popular guitarist was shot and killed in New Mexico in 2000. Now, police say they arrested two suspects after new cellular evidence was found.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    South African theology student allegedly murdered four people in two states more than a decade ago, prosecutors say

    A South African former theology student convicted of killing two people in New Mexico now faces two additional murder accusations in Ohio, authorities said.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    Woman claiming to be kidnap victim arrested after DNA reveals she was driving stolen car involved in deadly crash: Cops

    A woman claiming to be a kidnapping victim was arrested after tests showed she allegedly was driving a car involved in a deadly police chase, cops said.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    Victim dies after being literally stabbed in the back, suspect charged, New Mexico cops say

    A victim was stabbed in the back in New Mexico, and later died from his injuries. Police say they have arrested a suspect, but haven't released a motive.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    I got beef with these ******”: Man opens fire after friends agree to fight to settle dispute: Report

    A man is accused of shooting during a party at a New Mexico apartment party. Police said the suspect started to fire when two other people agreed to fight.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    New Mexico teen arrested for murder and kidnapping of former corrections officer: report

    An 18-year-old woman has been arrested in connection to the kidnapping and murder of a former corrections officer in New Mexico, authorities said.
    By Mack Bush
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    $6,000 worth of toys stolen along with Salvation Army van before Christmas, suspect now caught

    A man has been arrested after he allegedly stole a van from the Salvation Army containing around $6,000 worth of toys in New Mexico, police said.
    By Mack Bush
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    New Mexico teenager allegedly murders his uncle during dispute over Internet service

    A teenager in New Mexico on the run was taken into custody for allegedly killing a relative after his grandmother unplugged the Internet, police said.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    GANGSTERS

    Gang member helped kill a man in prison 20 years ago and nearly got away with. Until a witness squealed.

    A gang member will spend his life in prison for killing a fellow inmate in New Mexico 20 years ago. A witness helped police arrest the suspect who had returned to Mexico.
    By Victor Fakunle
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    High school football player arrested for allegedly murdering teammate at New Year’s Eve party

    A New Mexico high school football player has been arrested for allegedly shooting and killing his teammate at a New Year's Eve party, police said.
    By Mack Bush
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    COLD CASES

    Suspected serial rapist nabbed after DNA collected from fork he threw out allegedly links him to 1997 cold case

    A suspected serial rapist in New Mexico is behind bars after DNA allegedly linked him to a decades-old cold case sexual assault, authorities said.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    Retired police officer accused of assaulting mailman over different political views: report

    A retired police officer in New Mexico has been arrested after assaulting his mailman, police said. The attack allegedly stemmed from different political views.
    By Todd Betzold
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    Bullets allegedly link New Mexico suspect to violent October shooting spree that killed man, injured another

    Police have formally charged a man in New Mexico who allegedly went on an early autumn deadly rampage with murder and other crimes, officials said.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    Man uses tree branch to fatally beat another man during fight in alley, cops say

    A New Mexico man used a tree branch to beat another man to death during an alley fight, cops said. Police say the man was arrested and charged with murder.
    By Todd Betzold
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    Man gave alcohol to teen before shooting and killing him in New Mexico home, cops say

    A teen was shot and killed in a New Mexico home, police said. They arrested a suspect who was charged with manslaughter and providing alcohol the victim, authorities said.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    New Mexico man said he was 'having a bad day' so he shot and killed roommate, cops say

    A New Mexico man told police that he was having a "bad day." Police say the suspect shot and killed his roommate and is now charged with murder.
    By Todd Betzold
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    COLD CASES

    He had already confessed to 2 cold-case killings. Now, he said he also killed a child.

    A man who had already admitted to two cold-case murders in New Mexico has now confessed to a third, police said. The latest killing involved a teenager.
    By Jean Campbell
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    Navajo murder suspect chopped of man’s head with ax, burnt it in wood stove: Officials

    A North Dakota murder suspect is accused of decapitating a man in New Mexico and torching the victim’s head in a wood-burning stove, authorities said.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    Former New Mexico pediatric surgeon admits he had over 19,000 images, 2,000 videos of child porn: Feds

    A pediatric surgeon in New Mexico has admitted to possessing tens of thousands of child porn images and videos, federal prosecutors said. He now faces 17 years in prison.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    New Mexico father, grandmother accused of beating, burning 2-year-old girl to death

    An Albuquerque man was charged with killing his 2-year-old daughter. Now, New Mexico officials have charged the infant's grandmother with child abuse resulting in death.
    By Nate Homan
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    Suspect accused of fatally shooting man whose service dog barked at him may be tied to second murder: Police

    A New Mexico man accused of shooting a service dog and his owner possibly connection to a second murder months earlier, police said. The suspect was arrested last week.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    She killed her sister-in-law and then threw a birthday party for her child. Now, she’ll head to federal prison.

    A woman shot and killed her sister-in-law in New Mexico. She was arrested days later, throwing a children's birthday party. She was sentenced to prison.
    By Victor Fakunle
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    Axe murderer kills missing woman in New Mexico forest, cops say

    A missing woman was found murdered in a forest in New Mexico, and police say the killer used an axe. The suspect allegedly confessed to her murder.
    By Mack Bush
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    Ranchers in New Mexico help nab Texas murder suspect, hold him at gunpoint

    A man wanted in connection to a homicide in Texas was arrested in New Mexico. Police say ranchers detained the suspect at gunpoint and called police.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    New Mexico man allegedly shoots his stepfather dead after becoming upset while eating, flees scene on bike

    A New Mexico man is accused of getting into an altercation with his mother and stepfather and shooting at them, missing her but killing him, authorities said.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    Man claims he shot a homeless person in self-defense. New Mexico cops say it was cold-blood murder.

    A New Mexico man says he shot a homeless man in self-defense. However, police say that is not the case, as the man has been charged with murder.
    By Todd Betzold
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    18-year-old pregnant girl stabbed to death, boyfriend charged with her murder: report

    An 18-year-old pregnant girl was stabbed to death in New Mexico. Now police say her boyfriend has been arrested and charged with her murder.
    By Todd Betzold
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    COLD CASES

    After 30 years, a man has confessed to two high-profile cold case murders in New Mexico

    A man has been arrested in connection to the murder of Althea Oakeley, and police say he confessed to killing Kaitlyn Arquette. They were murdered over 30 years ago.
    By Mack Bush
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    Two shot and killed in their car, police say they arrested a suspect months later as he tried to flee

    A man suspected of a double murder was arrested by police in New Mexico. Investigators say a shooting happened during a gun sale and left two people dead in a car.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    Two men charged with murder involving stolen pills with possible cartel connection: report

    Two men have been charged with murder after they were asked to beat up a man for stealing pills, possibly from the cartel, police in New Mexico said.
    By Mack Bush
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    Cop killer learns how long he will spend behind bars for death of Navajo police officer

    A cop killer will spend 30 years behind bars for the murder of a Navajo Nation police officer in New Mexico. The officer was responding to a domestic violence call.
    By Victor Fakunle
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    Man claimed he played soccer at park with head of his decapitated murder victim, authorities say

    A man in New Mexico allegedly decapitated another man on Father’s Day and then claimed he played soccer with the victim’s head. The suspect was charged with murder.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    Man beat his wife severely enough to leave her brain dead, now charged with murder, Albuerrque cops say

    A New Mexico man has been charged with murder after leaving his wife brain dead following a beating, cops say. The victim is on life support at the hospital.
    By Nate Homan
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