ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) - Jerome block Junior is waking up in a jail cell again.
The former state public regulation commissioner was arrested Tuesday.
It's the third time since pleading guilty to several felonies and resigning from office in October.
The first arrest was for failing a drug test.
The second for breaking an undisclosed drug court rule.
No word on what he did this time.
Block who has admitted having a problem with prescription medications, could get four years in prison if he fails to complete drug court he's in.
A District Court judge has ordered city leaders respond to a petition filed by an animal activist on the city's trap-neuter-return approach of managing feral cats.
Police responded to dozens of weather-related crashes in only a matter of hours Sunday.
A small plane crashed at about 8 a.m. Sunday morning on the Canyon Rim Trail near N.M. 502 and the entrance of Los Alamos.
Albuquerque's famous Bugg Lights Christmas can now be seen every night until Christmas Eve.
Morning Headlines and Forecast from KRQE New This Morning with Matt Mauro & Meteorologist Kristen Van Dyke.
Sunday night in Albuquerque and around the world people gathered for candlelight vigils to remember the loss of their children.