- Associated Press - Sunday, June 17, 2018

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - Authorities have identified a man fatally shot by Albuquerque police after an armed robbery and pursuit and his female accomplice who was arrested.

Police say 47-year-old Richard Rivera who shot Saturday in a supermarket parking lot following the robbery of a cellphone store.

He later died at a hospital.

Police say 39-year-old Jennifer Rael of Albuquerque was arrested.

She’s being held on suspicion of aiding and abetting armed bank robbery and using a firearm in furtherance of a crime of violence.



Rael made her initial court appearance Monday in federal court in Albuquerque.

It was unclear if she has a lawyer yet.

Federal prosecutors say Rael will remain in custody until a preliminary hearing and detention hearing that are scheduled for Tuesday morning.

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