Warrant issued for Albuquerque murder suspect

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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – Police are looking for a man they say killed another man in the Heights nearly two weeks ago.

The Albuquerque Police Department says 24-year-old Michael Baitz got into an argument with 31-year-old Benjamin Maldonado at an apartment near Menaul and Juan Tabo.

They say Baitz shot Maldonado and took off.

Baitz has been charged with an open count of murder and a warrant has been issued for his arrest.

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