Roswell teen accused of killing Albuquerque man in crash faces judge

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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – A Roswell man accused of killing a man in Albuquerque pled not guilty on Monday, Dec. 13. Casino Salazar, 19, is accused of driving drunk and killing 58-year-old Kevin Barton last month while driving nearly 100 miles per hour near Morris St. and Montgomery Blvd.

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That was just days after he was arrested for drunk driving in Chaves County and ordered not to leave the county or drink, drive, or have firearms. Officers say they found alcohol bottles, guns, and marijuana in Salazar’s vehicle.

He is being held behind bars until his trial.

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