Getaway suspect in murder case pleads guilty

Crime

SANTA FE, N.M. (KRQE) – A Santa Fe woman who is accused of trying to help a murder suspect getaway is pleading guilty. Back in December, 27-year-old Mercady Montoya led State Police on a high-speed chase on State Road 333 in Albuquerque.

When police finally closed in, they found murder suspect James Garcia hiding under a blanket. Montoya pleaded guilty to felony charges of aggravated fleeing and assault on an officer.

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