Man sentenced in killing of Las Cruces store clerk

Created: 05/13/2014 8:05 AM
By: The Associated Press

LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) - A man has been sentenced to 22½ years in prison in the shooting death of a Las Cruces smoke shop clerk during a 2012 robbery attempt.

The District Attorney's Office says Ernest Bloberg was sentenced Monday in state District Court on his guilty pleas to crimes that included second-degree murder.

Roy Santos was shot in his car in the robbery attempt.

(Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

Photo: MGN

KOB welcomes a lively and courteous discussion as long as you follow the rules of conduct set forth in our Terms of Use. Comments are not pre-screened before they post. You agree that anything you post may be used, along with your name and profile picture, in accordance with our Privacy Policy and the license you have granted pursuant to our Terms of Use.

Join Our Email List

Form not appearing? Click Here.