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Man arrested in connection with shooting at Walmart

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Police have made an arrest in connection with the January killing of 21-year-old Angelo Martinez in the parking lot of a Walmart near Coors and Interstate 40.

Homicide detectives, assisted by the gang unit, identified Alejandro Hernandez, 18, as a suspect, said Albuquerque Police Department officer Tanner Tixier, a spokesman. Hernandez was arrested Tuesday and charged with conspiracy to commit murder and tampering with evidence, Tixier said.

Martinez was shot Jan. 18 around 9 p.m. after police received calls about a fight breaking out at the store. He died at the hospital.