Man accused of assaulting officer outside Coronado Center

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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – A man was arrested for what he did at an Albuquerque mall on Black Friday. Police say they were flagged down by Coronado Mall security guards to help a man who was reportedly drunk and yelling at other shoppers just outside the mall doors.


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Officers claim Gary Martinez was seen drinking in the parking lot, yelling racial slurs at shoppers, and pointing his finger in an officer’s face. Martinez was arrested for assault on a peace officer and drinking in public.

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