3.7 earthquake strikes northeast New Mexico

CAPULIN, N.M. — A 3.7 earthquake rocked parts of New Mexico Thursday morning. According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the earthquake struck around 9:04 a.m. in the area of Capulin. Residents in Los Alamos, Jemez Springs, Española and Santa Fe said they felt the tremor. No damages or injuries have been reported.

Police: Ex-New Mexico deputy hoarded lost evidence in home

LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — A former sheriff’s deputy in southern New Mexico has been arrested on accusations of tampering with evidence after detectives say a cleaning crew found boxes of guns and case files at his foreclosed home.

Eddy County Sheriff’s Office finds IED while performing search warrant

CARLSBAD, N.M. (KRQE) – The Eddy County Sheriff’s Office reports that deputies found an improvised explosive device during the execution of a search warrant on Tuesday, July 28. The sheriff’s office says that members of its Violent Crime Suppression Unit and Community Action Team responded to an address located on the 800 block of north Guadelupe […]

Albuquerque man faces federal charges under Operation Legend

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — 44-year-old Carlos Trevon Morris made an appearance in federal court for the first time Wednesday. His case is being prosecuted as part of Operation Legend. “This case exemplifies the goals and aims of Operation Legend to make Albuquerque a safer place to live by reducing gun violence,” said John Anderson, U.S. Attorney […]

NMSU alum develops rapid diagnostic test for active COVID-19

NEW MEXICO (KRQE) – A New Mexico native and New Mexico State University alum has developed a test that allows individuals to see if they are infected with the coronavirus. Bobby Brooke Herrera is the interim CEO and chief science officer at E25Bio, a company he helped co-founNEW MEXICO (KRQE) – A New Mexico native and New Mexico State […]