Police Get Odd Story from Murder Suspect

A WOMAN ACCUSED OF SHOOTING A 19 YEAR OLD TO DEATH IN SANTA FE TOLD POLICE SOMEONE WAS BEING “SACRIFICED” AT A NEIGHBOR’S HOUSE PARTY. IT’S ALLEGED THAT 64 YEAR OLD BEVERLY MELENDEZ SHOT AND KILLED RODRIGO ENRIQUEZ GARAY EARLY SUNDAY MORNING.

THE SANTA FE NEW MEXICAN REPORTS THAT MELENDEZ TOLD A DETECTIVE SHE GOT ANGRY ABOUT THE PARTY AND WALKED TO HER REAR WALL WITH A RIFLE. SHE SAYS SHE “FLIPPED OUT” AND RETURNED TO HER BEDROOM…BUT COULDN’T REMEMBER WHAT HAPPENED.

MELENDEZ IS CHARGED WITH SECOND DEGREE MURDER. POLICE ARE STILL INVESTIGATING THE SHOOTING.

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