May 2 Evening Rush: New Mexico judge accused of embezzling more than $20K


1. A former New Mexico sheriff turned judge is now charged with stealing from the department he oversaw. Thursday, Heath White was hit with seven charges. Most of those are felony charges. 

Full Story: Torrance County magistrate judge facing several embezzlement charges

2. Central and western areas of the state will be largely dry through the weekend with mostly sunny skies and highs in the low 80s. Across the east, the Gulf of Mexico will push in moisture and support scattered showers

Full Story: Mark’s Thursday Evening Forecast

3. One of the teens who was given probation after taking part in a high profile murder and robbery is now accused of another shooting and robbery. 

Full Story: Teen involved in Steven Gerecke murder accused in recent shooting, robbery

4. Santa Fe police are now linking a teen suspected of shooting his mother’s boyfriend to two other recent shootings. 

Full Story: Police searching for Santa Fe teen linked to multiple shootings

5. Police are searching for a suspect involved in a fatal stabbing in downtown Albuquerque. Authorities recovered surveillance video of the incident in the area of Third Street and Gold Ave. Anyone who saw the altercation or anyone with information on this case is asked to call police. 

Full Story: Police search for downtown Albuquerque stabbing suspect

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