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Man Involved in Fatal Stabbing in Hobbs Turns Himself In, Search Continues For Another Suspect

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HOBBS, N.M. - One of the two people involved in a fatal stabbing in Hobbs last week has turned himself in to police.

22-year-old Armando Espinoza is facing charges of second degree murder.

Police are still searching for 25-year-old Michael Rodriguez who is wanted for accessory to the crime.

Last Sunday, police were called out to a home on San Mateo where a fight and a stabbing took place.

17-year-old Oscar Mediano later died from his wounds and 18-year-old Omar Cruz was also hurt but he was treated and released.

If you have any information concerning the whereabouts of Rodriguez, you're asked to call Hobbs Police at (575) 397-9265.