Suspect tries to run over undercover officer, in N.M.


By T.J. WILHAM, Journal Staff Writer
Albuquerque Journal 

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — An undercover narcotics detective escaped serious injury Tuesday when a suspected drug dealer he was arresting tried to run over him, police said.

The suspect, Rene Chavez, 30, put her car in gear as detectives were trying to arrest her, striking an unmarked police car, according to court records.

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