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Almost 10 years after a corrupt New Mexico senator’s political career went up in flames, his house has followed suit.
Bernalillo County firefighters spent much of Wednesday evening extinguishing a massive blaze at Manny Aragon’s unfinished South Valley mansion, known locally as the “Castle House.”
Aragon, 71, served as a Democratic senator in the state before being convicted of mail fraud and sentenced to several years in prison. The now-charred “Castle House” remained in his name.
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