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Police: Northern New Mexico man arrested on 8th DWI

Police: Northern New Mexico man arrested on 8th DWI

The Associated Press
September 21, 2017 06:22 AM

LAS VEGAS, N.M. (AP) - A northern New Mexico man is facing his eighth drunken driving charge after police say he tried to avoid a sobriety checkpoint.

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The Las Vegas Optic reports that Arsenio Anaya was arrested earlier this month while traveling on Highway 65 toward Montezuma, New Mexico.

According to New Mexico State Police, the 53-year-old Anaya made a U-turn on a blind curve to avoid the checkpoint and led police on a brief chase.

Police say he was arrested after turning into a driveway.

Records show Anaya had been driving on a suspended license and had a warrant out for his arrest.

It was not known if Anaya had an attorney.

Information from: Las Vegas Optic, https://goo.gl/RmzvB1

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