New Mexico News

New Mexico News: Farmington Man, Justin Jr Watchman Pleads Guilty to Federal Bank Robbery Charge

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – Justin Jr Watchman, 26, of Farmington, N.M., pled guilty today in federal court in Albuquerque, N.M., to bank robbery. Watchman entered the guilty plea without the benefit of a plea agreement. The FBI arrested Watchman in Aug. 2018, for robbing the First Convenience Bank located inside the Walmart at 4600 East Main … Continue reading New Mexico News: Farmington Man, Justin Jr Watchman Pleads Guilty to Federal Bank Robbery Charge

New Mexico News: Albuquerque Man, Ryan Schorr Pleads Guilty to Federal Bank Robbery Charges

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – Ryan Schorr, 28, of Albuquerque, N.M., pled guilty today in federal court to robbing two branches of US Bank in New Mexico in Sept. and Oct. 2017. The FBI arrested Schorr in April 2018, for robbing the US Bank located at 2015 Eubank Blvd on Sept. 21, 2017, and robbing the US … Continue reading New Mexico News: Albuquerque Man, Ryan Schorr Pleads Guilty to Federal Bank Robbery Charges

New Mexico News: Texas Man, Irving Daniel Ramirez Pleads Guilty to Trafficking Heroin in New Mexico

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – Irving Daniel Ramirez, 25, of El Paso, Texas, pled guilty yesterday in Las Cruces, N.M., federal court to trafficking nearly ten pounds of heroin in New Mexico. New Mexico State Police (NMSP) officers and Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) agents arrested Ramirez in Aug. 2018, after locating approximately 4.4 kilograms (9.7 pounds) of … Continue reading New Mexico News: Texas Man, Irving Daniel Ramirez Pleads Guilty to Trafficking Heroin in New Mexico

New Mexico News: Arizona Woman, Toni Baldonado Pleads Guilty to Federal Methamphetamine Trafficking Charge in New Mexico

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – Toni Baldonado, 25, of Tucson, Ariz., pled guilty today in federal court in Albuquerque, N.M., to methamphetamine trafficking. Baldonado entered her guilty plea without the benefit of a plea agreement. The Drug Enforcement Administration arrested Baldonado after seizing approximately 1.55 kilograms (3.42 pounds) of methamphetamine from her luggage during an interdiction investigation … Continue reading New Mexico News: Arizona Woman, Toni Baldonado Pleads Guilty to Federal Methamphetamine Trafficking Charge in New Mexico

New Mexico News: ALBUQUERQUE, Richard Dinwiddie, Drug Addict from Grant County, N.M., Sentenced to Prison for Illegally Possessing Firearms and Ammunition

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – Richard Dinwiddie, 58, of Cliff, N.M., was sentenced today in federal court in Las Cruces, N.M, to 15 months in prison followed by two years of supervised release for being a drug addict in possession of firearms and ammunition. Dinwiddie pled guilty on June 28, 2018. He admitted that federal and local … Continue reading New Mexico News: ALBUQUERQUE, Richard Dinwiddie, Drug Addict from Grant County, N.M., Sentenced to Prison for Illegally Possessing Firearms and Ammunition

New Mexico News: ALBUQUERQUE, Brian Adrian Sloan, Federal Jury Convicts Navajo Man on Federal Child Sexual Abuse Charges

Prosecution Brought Under Project Safe Childhood ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – A federal jury sitting in Albuquerque, N.M., returned a verdict today finding Brian Adrian Sloan guilty on aggravated child sexual abuse charges following a five-day trial. The guilty verdict was announced by U.S. Attorney John C. Anderson and Special Agent in Charge James C. Langenberg of the … Continue reading New Mexico News: ALBUQUERQUE, Brian Adrian Sloan, Federal Jury Convicts Navajo Man on Federal Child Sexual Abuse Charges

New Mexico News: Artesia Man, Timothy Caleb Martinez Sentenced to 75 Months for Federal Drug Trafficking and Firearms Conviction

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – Timothy Caleb Martinez, 28, of Artesia, N.M., was sentenced today in Las Cruces, N.M., to 75 months in prison for his conviction on methamphetamine trafficking and firearms charges. Martinez will be on supervised release for five year after completing his prison sentence. The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives charged Martinez … Continue reading New Mexico News: Artesia Man, Timothy Caleb Martinez Sentenced to 75 Months for Federal Drug Trafficking and Firearms Conviction

New Mexico News: Acoma Pueblo Woman, Shania Shroulote Sentenced for Federal Child Abuse Conviction

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – Shania Shroulote, 25, an enrolled member of the Acoma Pueblo who resides in San Fidel, N.M., was sentenced today in federal court in Albuquerque, N.M., to three years of probation for her conviction on a misdemeanor child abuse charge. On June 28, 2018, Shroulote pled guilty to an information charging her with … Continue reading New Mexico News: Acoma Pueblo Woman, Shania Shroulote Sentenced for Federal Child Abuse Conviction