ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Albuquerque police say an arrest has been made in the fatal stabbing of a 59-year-old homeowner in his house during a break-in.

Police say officers responding to a report of a knife-wielding man trying to break into vehicles and homes Tuesday night found 59-year-old Maximillian Moreno fatally wounded.

According to police, 25-year-old Kristopher Marquez of Albuquerque was arrested and jailed on suspicion of murder and aggravated burglary after being found nearby with a knife in the home’s backyard.

Court records don’t immediately show whether Marquez has an attorney who could comment on the allegations.

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