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For Immediate Release

June 24, 2016 USMS District of New Mexico
Albuquerque Office (505) 346-6400
Las Cruces Office (575) 527-6850
New Mexico’s Most Wanted in Custody
Belen, NM - On June 23, 2016 the Belen Police Department arrested Melvin Lopez in Belen, NM. Lopez was placed on the United States Marshals Service District of New Mexico’s Most Wanted list June 10, 2016 and since that point the Marshals Service in New Mexico have been investigating Lopez’ whereabouts. Lopez was wanted by the Albuquerque Police Department for Aggravated Burglary (Deadly Weapon) and Felon in Possession of a Firearm. In addition, Lopez picked up new charges of Resisting and Evading Law Enforcement, Obstructing Law Enforcement, and Concealing Identity.

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