Murder suspect extradited from Mexico | KOB 4

Murder suspect extradited from Mexico

KOB Web Staff
September 05, 2018 10:22 PM

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - A suspect in a 2008 homicide has been extradited to Bernalillo County from Mexico.


Jaime Veleta Jr. was wanted for his role in the murder of Danny Baca.

His body was found badly burned, with gunshot wounds near Dennis Chavez and Paseo del Volcan. 

Veleta will face charges of Murder, Kidnapping, Aggravated Burglary, Tampering with Evidence and Conspiracy. 

Police have not said how they tracked down Valeta Jr.


KOB Web Staff

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