ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) - Officials say a runaway groom ditched state corrections officials to try and walk down the aisle.
Caleb Rogers, 28, was due to check in at the state probation office in Albuquerque Wednesday.
But according to corrections department officials when he was told he'd have to take a drug test he took off.
Police caught up with him the next day, at a local gas station with his girlfriend and three other people on the way to a park to go get married.
Police took him into custody and booked him into jail on a no-bond hold.
Rogers was on probation and parole for a slew of charges including kidnapping, aggravated battery, and extortion.
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.
Sunday night in Albuquerque and around the world people gathered for candlelight vigils to remember the loss of their children.
Department of Agriculture officials are warning customers to not get burned when buying firewood.
Church groups, parents and teachers met Sunday at the 20th annual Albuquerque Interfaith Convention. State education reform was their central focus.