1 teen suspect arrested, another sought in NM homicide

September 23, 2018

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico sheriff’s deputies have arrested one teenage suspect and are searching for another in connection with a suspected homicide northwest of Santa Fe.

The Bernalillo County Sheriff’s Office said Sunday they’ve issued a warrant for the arrest of 18-year-old Jonathan Herrera.

He’s wanted in connection with the death of 30-year-old Ivan Bocanegra, whose body was found Sept 18 in an abandoned Chevrolet truck in the Pajarito Mesa.

Deputies arrested a 15-year-old suspect in the killing on Friday.

No other details have been released.

Anyone with any information regarding the whereabouts of Herrera, is urged to contact detectives at 505-975-9598 or call 505-843-STOP.

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