APD makes arrest in string of robberies

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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – The Albuquerque Police Department arrested a man accused in a rash of robberies. Police say they connected the dots after a robbery Tuesday at a gas station on 98th and I-40. They say 34-year-old Marty Padilla told the cashier he had a gun.


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Padilla made off with nearly $300. APD was able to find his getaway car and followed it to a house near Bridge and Atrisco. Detectives were able to connect Padilla to nine other robberies.

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