ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) - It was a bizarre find, after a casket washes up after flooding near Aztec.
The Daily Times reports the rusty casket was found in an arroyo near the Aztec speedway.
An employee opened up the casket and found what he thought were bones, but tribal police say it was nothing more than trash, towels and junk inside.
An anti-zoning advocate, who lives near where the body-less coffin was found, says he's sure its his.
He says one of his three caskets washed away during a recent monsoon rain.
The advocate says he collects old cars, but had purchased the casket at an auction in the 1980s
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.
The southeast part of the state is getting hit hard with winter weather.