FARMINGTON, N.M. (KRQE) - Deputies say a man who shot another man near Flora Vista will not be charged in the shooting.
The San Juan County Sheriff's office reported 30-year-old Tyson Mclemee was shot by William Wilson at a home on County Road 3180 during an altercation Jan. 7.
Investigators have determined that Wilson, 21, acted in self-defense because Mclemee was threatening him with a meat cleaver.
Mcleemee now faces multiple charges including aggravated assault and tampering with evidence.
He's in jail on a $41,000 cash-only bond.
The New Mexico State Police officer who fired at a minivan full of children during a chaotic traffic stop has been suspended.
Four and a half years after he went to prison, former state senate leader Manny Aragon is out.
A suspected meth kingpin the FBI thought might be hiding out in New Mexico has been captured.
The popular Capulin Snow Play Area near Sandia Peak will be closed for the second year in a row.
While the roads were looking clearer late Thursday afternoon in the Albuquerque area, they could get dangerous again as temperatures drop later in the evening.
New details were released Thursday in Albuquerque's latest police shooting.