BCSO: Armed robbery suspect leads deputies on a high-speed chase

Crime

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – An armed robbery suspect is facing several charges after leading deputies on a high-speed chase. Deputies say 22-year-old Aron Leon pointed a gun at a woman at the Wells Fargo at Rio Bravo and Second Street. Deputies say she withdrew all of her money and Leon took off.


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Deputies spotted Leon’s jeep and chased him at speeds of 90 mph. After a pit maneuver, Leon took off running. He was arrested with the help of a police dog. Deputies say the gun he used was stolen. He now faces charges including armed robbery.

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