Man pleads guilty to tampering with evidence in murder of 2 teens

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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – A man tied to the murder of two Albuquerque teens has pleaded guilty. Investigators say Anthony Aragon helped dispose of the bodies of 14-year-old Ahmen Lateef and 15-year-old Colin Romero.


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The two went missing in December 2018 in what police believe was a drug deal gone wrong. Their bodies were eventually found on a mesa west of Rio Rancho. They had been tortured and shot. His sentencing is scheduled for a later date, and Aragon could face up to six years.

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