Wanted man from Oklahoma arrested in New Mexico


RATON, N.M. (KRQE) – A man wanted out of Oklahoma has been captured in New Mexico.

State Police arrested 20-year-old Rodriguez Cortez Johnson Jr. from Stillwater, Oklahoma Tuesday night in Raton.

Johnson was wanted in connection with the murder of a 21-year-old man. Investigators say Christian Thomas Peck was killed during a shooting at a house party on Sunday. Two other people were injured.

It’s unclear whether Johnson was the shooter.

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