ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) - An Albuquerque man accused of setting his ex-girlfriend on fire was back in court Monday, where he pleaded not guilty.
Ray Pergeson, 54, is charged with first degree murder and arson charges.
The crime happened in June of 2012 near 4th Street and Alameda.
Police say Pergegon was stalking Genevieve Fay, when he threw flammable liquid on her and lit her on fire burning 90 percent of her body.
Fay died seven months later.
Perguson is being held on a $100,000 cash only bond.
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.
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Sunday night in Albuquerque and around the world people gathered for candlelight vigils to remember the loss of their children.