RAMAH, N.M. (KRQE) - The name of the 8-year-old mauled to death by a pack of dogs has been released.
The Cibola County undersheriff told the Gallup Independent that Tomas Henio was attacked by nine dogs near his family's home in Pine Hill Wednesday.
The FBI is investigating his death because it happened on the Ramah Navajo Indian Reservation.
Nine dogs, including one that belonged to the family of the boy, were taken from the scene to the Grants Animal Care Center where they have been euthanized.
The sheriff's department says the family dog had bitten the boy before.
Officials are still awaiting autopsy results.
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.