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Police Blotter: Man wanted on drug charges captured

MCKINLEY COUNTY – On Jan. 30, around 8:30 p.m., New Mexico Motor Transportation Police Department officers working the Gallup Port of Entry arrested a suspect wanted by the U.S. Marshals

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Police Blotter: 46-year-old Calif. man dies at Arizona Snowbowl

Coconino County Sheriff’s deputies and detectives are investigating the death of a 46-year-old man from California who died Jan. 18, 2015, while skiing at the Arizona Snowbowl

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Wife accused of stabbing husband

A domestic violence incident in Gallup on Dec. 18 sent one Window Rock man to Gallup Indian Medical Center while his wife of two months went to county jail, accused of stabbing him.

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Police Blotter: Shiprock man sentenced to 11 years

Peterson Yazzie, 34, who resides in Shiprock, has been sentenced in federal district court here to 11 years in federal prison for his conviction on firearms and stalking charges. Yazzie will be on supervised release for five years after completing his prison sentence.

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Shiprock man sentenced to 30 years for 3 deaths in drunk driving crash

Tillman Naskia Begaye, 33, was sentenced on Friday to 30 years in federal prison for his conviction on three counts of second-degree murder.

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Police Blotter: Man shoots self to avoid homelessness

On Nov. 17, at approximately 10 a.m., a deputy with the San Juan County Sheriff’s Office was at a residence on Road 5803 in Farmington executing a court ordered eviction.

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Police Blotter: Thoreau man ejected from vehicle in rollover

On Nov. 11, at approximately 6:23 a.m., New Mexico State Police, from the Gallup District, responded to a single vehicle rollover on Interstate 40, milepost 63, near Gallup.

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Police Blotter: Shiprock man pleads guilty to federal assault charges

Algar Horsechief, 27, who resides in Shiprock, N.M., pleaded guilty Monday in federal district court to two federal assault charges.

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Police Blotter: Tso gets 10 years for sexual assault conviction

Gerald A. Tso, 25, of Shiprock, was sentenced Oct. 27 in federal district court to 10 years in federal prison followed by five years of supervised release for his aggravated sexual assault conviction.

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Police Blotter: Kirtland woman pleads guilty to second-degree murder

LaSheena Jacquez, 27, of Kirtland, N.M., entered a guilty plea Friday to a second-degree murder charge in federal district court here.