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New Mexico man found guilty of drug trafficking in Portales

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Abran Baeza Abran Baeza

Portales, NM - A man is found guilty of drug trafficking in Portales.  

Abran Baeza sold methamphetamine to an undercover informant during a controlled operation in February last year.  

He was arrested and held in the Roosevelt County Detention Center since July before reportedly escaping through the ceiling of the jail in September.  

He was found the next day and has been in custody since that time.