Suspect in Roswell murder from 1995 found in El Paso

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ROSWELL, N.M. (KRQE) – An accused killer who sheriff’s deputies have been seeking for 22 years wasn’t too far away. Rafael Rodriguez, 39, is wanted for a 1995 murder in Roswell. He was found recently living in El Paso under a new identity, Francisco Martinez. Police learned his true identity when he turned himself in for a burglary charge in El Paso. Investigators say the murder in Roswell was over a horse race. They’ll now work to get him extradited back to New Mexico.

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