Editor’s note: These records identify those arrested, cited or given a summons within a specified period of time, including the charges as documented by the Rio Rancho Police Department.

Defendants are considered innocent until proven guilty. Anyone named here who has charges dismissed or is acquitted can bring the paperwork documenting that outcome by the Observer office, 409 NM 528, Ste. 101, or email copies to [email protected]. The information will then be included in future reports.

Feb. 21

Manuel Chavarria-Enriquez, 32, 1700 block of Jeffrey Road, was charged with failure to appear; incident location is unclear.

Nathan Robert Wagar, 36, 100 block of Pumice Loop, was charged with false imprisonment and aggravated battery with great bodily harm on a household member at Presbyterian Rust Medical Center, 2400 Unser.

Ryan James Rodriguez, 40, Albuquerque, was served with a misdemeanor warrant in the 1700 block of Saratoga Drive.


Feb. 22

Antonio Gutierrez, 39, 900 block of Country Club Drive, was charged with battery at home.

Carlotta Lillie Dooley, 45, 600 block of Lisbon Avenue, was charged with violation of a restraining order prohibiting domestic violence at home.

Brittney Sophia Garcia, 27, 4700 block of Delaina Drive, was charged with battery on a household member in the 6700 block of Augusta Hills Drive.

Lanora Gene Padilla, 22, Raton, was charged with battery on a household member at 7801 Carr Way.

James Scott Swisse, 48, 1800 block of 19th Street, was served with a felony warrant at 1810 Southern Blvd.


March 1

James Aaron Chavez, 30, 200 block of Tigris Road, was charged with destroying or injuring property at home.

Timothy Michael Cooney, 62, 1200 block of Kent Road, was charged with aggravated DWI at Unser and Westside boulevards.

Helen O. Ireland, 40, 4500 block of Arrowhead Ridge Drive, was charged with misdemeanor criminal sexual contact, misdemeanor aggravated battery on a household member and criminal damage to the property of a household member at home.


— Compiled by Argen Marie Duncan