LAS VEGAS, NM ― Aug. 14, 2019, the New Mexico State Police was contacted by the Albuquerque Police Department (APD) for assistance in locating and arresting Franklin Gallegos (37) of California.
APD issued an arrest warrant on Gallegos for an open count of Murder, Tampering with Evidence, Aggravated Assault and Felon in Possession of a Firearm. APD detectives had reason to believe Gallegos was at a residence in Las Vegas, NM. At around 7:30 p.m., the New Mexico State Police Investigations Bureau, Uniform Bureau, and the Las Vegas Police Department located and apprehended Mr. Gallegos without Incident.
This case is under the investigation of APD, for more information about this investigation please contact the Albuquerque Police Department.