Murder Suspect Eludes Police

A homicide suspect who has eluded police since the alleged murder of a 22-year-old Silver City man led local law enforcement on a Tuesday afternoon high-speed pursuit that ended on a dirt road in Hatch.

Steven Morales, 36, was reportedly driving a blue Honda CRV on Interstate 25 Tuesday when Border Patrol agents at a checkpoint instructed him to pull over to a secondary inspection station.

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