Sami Edge covers public-safety issues for Santa Fe New Mexican and follows developments in this year's fire season.
A video of the incident captured by an onlooker and circulated on social media has outraged locals who see the encounter in the same vein as a viral Washington, D.C., encounter this month.
The pair, Anirudh and Akansha Nanda have competed alongside each other for three years now at the county-level bee.
“We’re extremely worried about him,” Marshall Naranjo’s brother said Thursday. “At this point, we’re willing to pay just to get people to come forward. We just want my brother.”
Recordings reveal Ryan T. Propes sent messages to loved ones and his landlord before sheriff’s deputies found him, his 3-year-old son and a pet dog dead.
The father who police say killed his 3-year-old son and himself was accused of abuse, and the mother was accused of being drunk around the child.