Albuquerque man accused of attacking firefighters

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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – Deputies say an Albuquerque man attacked three firefighters.

It happened Thursday night after a home in the South Valley caught fire.

Deputies say 31-year-old Ruben Cuellar was asked to keep away as firefighters worked to remove two people from the home.

They say Cuellar got into a fight with the crew, punching one in the face and dislocating another’s shoulder.

He’s charged with aggravated battery.

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