Fugitive flees to roof, arrested following SWAT situation

Crime

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – New video from a BCSO helicopter shows the moments a SWAT team arrested a wanted fugitive on an Albuquerque roof. Authorities say they identified their suspect, Carlos Chavez, in northeast Albuquerque.


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On Thursday while trying to approach him, Chavez reportedly fled onto the roof of this building, using a ladder. The SWAT team responded and booked him into MDC.

Chavez was wanted on multiple felony warrants, including car theft, drug trafficking, breaking and entering, and larceny.

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