Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

State Rep. Accused Of Domestic Assault.(New Mexico)

Byline: Journal Staff and Wire Reports


WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. New Mexico state Rep. Leo Watchman Jr. has been charged by Navajo Nation police with battery against his live-in girlfriend.

The girlfriend, Marion Buck, accused Watchman, D-Navajo, of grabbing her and throwing her against a wall at their Window Rock residence on Friday, tribal police said.

Tribal court officials said Watchman, 33, also is charged with two counts of interfering with judicial proceedings for violating a restraining order Buck had filed against him. …

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