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Wrong-way driver charged

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By The Staff

State police on Monday identified the wrong-way driver who was shot while allegedly driving aggressively toward an officer as 72-year-old Albert J. Urban of Hamburg, NY.

State police reported Monday that Urban was in stable condition at University of New Mexico Hospital in Albuquerque.

When he is released from the hospital he will be booked into jail on two counts of aggravated assault upon a peace office, third-degree felonies, and with one count of aggravated fleeing a law enforcement officer, a fourth-degree felony.

His bond has been set at $100,000 cash.


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