Oct. 15

Darlene Valencia-Dean, 44, of Rio Rancho, was arrested for battery against a household member in the 2300 block of Animas Court.

Delbert Yazzie, 47, of Rio Rancho, was arrested for driving while license suspended, aggravated DWI and careless driving at NM 528 and Rockaway Blvd.

John Vettraino, 71, of Rio Rancho, was arrested for criminal trespass at Walgreens at Northern Blvd. and Unser Blvd.

Christopher Almanza, 40, of Rio Rancho, was arrested for violation of a restraining order in the 200 block of Sandstone Drive.

Oct. 16

Robert Perea, 59, of Belen, was summoned for shoplifting at Target on Crestview Drive.

Jaycob Sena, 21, of Los Lunas, was arrested for shoplifting at target on Crestview Drive.

Christopher Almanza, 40, of Rio Rancho, was arrested for aggravated stalking in the 200 block of Sandstone Drive.

Oct. 17

Garrick Chinana, 44, of Jemez Pueblo, was arrested for trespassing at the Enchanted Hills apartments.

Joseph Hollinger, 28, of Rio Rancho, was arrested for possession of a controlled substance, concealing identity and shoplifting at Target on Crestview Drive.

Marlene Addison, 36, of Albuquerque, was arrested for possession of a controlled substance, shoplifting and concealing identity on NM 528.

Samantha Reid, 31, of Carson, was arrested for receiving or transferring stolen motor vehicles at Unser Blvd. and Southern Blvd.

Oct. 18

Debreana Rael, 39, of Rio Rancho, was arrested for receiving stolen property at Sandia Federal Credit Union.

Keith Johnson, 43, of Rio Rancho, was arrested for criminal damage to the property of a household member on the 1700 block of Grande Blvd.

Vanessa Roberto, 51, of Rio Rancho, was arrested for residential burglary in the 200 block of Charlene Road.

John Bressette, 27, of Las Cruces, was arrested for receiving or transferring stolen motor vehicles, trafficking, possession of a controlled substance and receiving stolen property on El Puno Court.

Oct. 19

Collin Smith, 30, of Rio Rancho, was arrested for criminal damage to the property of a household member in the 3000 block of Southern Blvd.

Michael Donahue, 65, of Massachusetts, was arrested for DWI, improper equipment and failure to obey traffic control devices at Southern Blvd. and Unser Blvd.

Oct. 21

Elijo Trujillo, 41, of Rio Rancho, was arrested for aggravated DWI/DUI (refused testing) at Christian Brothers Automotive.

Robert Salazar, 41, of Rio Rancho, was arrested for DWI and following too closely at US 55o and NM 528.

Joseph Brown, 26, of Albuquerque, was arrested for shoplifting, battery upon a peace officer and resisting, evading or obstructing an officer at Target on Crestview Drive.

Editor’s note: Defendants are innocent until proven guilty. Anyone named here who has charges dismissed or is acquitted can bring the paperwork documenting that outcome by the Observer’s new location, 2316 Southern Blvd. Suite B, or email copies to [email protected]. The information will then be printed in this space.