Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Suspect Pleads No Contest in Slaying.(Metropolitan)


An Albuquerque man has pleaded no contest to a charge of second-degree murder in the Sept. 6, 1999, shooting death of 38-year-old Antonio Martinez.

Frank Eloy "Speedy" Gonzales, 25, entered his plea Thursday in state District Court before Judge James F. Blackmer. In two unrelated cases, he also pleaded no contest to charges of residential burglary and possession of a controlled substance.

Martinez died after being shot in an incident in the 1800 block of Tapia SW. …

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