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NM State Police arrest last of 7 in Edgewood fatal shooting

February 20, 2018

ALBQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico State Police say they have arrested the last of seven suspects in last week’s killing of an attendant during an armed robbery at an Edgewood gas station along Interstate 40.

The police department said on its Twitter feed Tuesday that 30-year-old Daniel Martinez was arrested in southeast Albuquerque just after 1 a.m.

Police previously arrested six people in connection with the Feb. 11 shooting of 62-year-old Michael Pelkey at a Smith’s Fuel Center.

They are: Daniel J. Gonzales, 29; Morgan Ramirez, 30; Donald Herbert Gregory, 46; Veronica M. Martinez, 30; Eileen G. Sandoval, 48; and Misty Roseanne Nevarez, 29. All are from Albuquerque, except for Gregory who is from Edgewood.

Edgewood is 24 miles (39 kilometers) east of Albuquerque.

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