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Hobbs Man Arrested for Murder

HOBBS - Hobbs Police have arrested a man for murder.

Police arrested 35-year-old Alejandro "Jose" Castañeda for the murder of 36-year-old Jorge Morales back on May 23 at a home in the 400 block of West Temple Street.

Castañeda was already in the Lea County Detention Center on a charge of Aggravated Battery on a Household Member for an incident back in August of last year.

He is currently being held on more than $1 million bond.

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