Albuquerque police arrest suspect in fatal hit-and-run crash
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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Albuquerque police have made an arrest after a deadly hit-and-run crash last month near Constitution and Louisiana.
Christopher Trammell – who identifies as Tara, according to a criminal complaint – appeared in court for the first time Saturday. A judge will decide later whether to keep Trammell in jail until trial.
Trammell is facing multiple charges, including homicide by vehicle, after hitting a pedestrian crossing the street.
Police say Trammell tried to get away with it the next day by reporting the car stolen, which they found only a half-mile away from Trammel’s house.
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