Police: Primary suspect detained in murders of 4 Muslim men in Albuquerque, New Mexico

Killings date back to November

Albuquerque police say they've detained a primary suspect. On Monday, Local 4 told you police were looking for a Volkswagen Sedan. On Tuesday, the chief said they found the car, and the driver had been detained. The killings date back to Nov., with the latest murder happening last Friday. Police could release more information soon.

A primary suspect has been detained in the murders of four Muslin men in Albuquerque, New Mexico, police say.

On Monday, Local 4 told you that the police were looking for a Volkswagen Sedan, and on Tuesday, the chief said they found the car and the driver had been detained.

The killings date back to Nov., with the latest murder happening last Friday (Aug 5). Police could release more information soon.

This is a breaking news story, and updates will be posted as they become available.


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