ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) - A 24-year-old man has been arrested in connection with a string of armed robberies.
Michael Garcia was arrested Wednesday night after he allegedly robbed a Valero Gas Station in southeast Albuquerque.
Detectives had been watching Garcia after someone recognized the man from another hold up.
Garcia is suspected of robbing three other local businesses in just eight days.
According to the criminal complaint, Garcia told police he is addicted to painkillers and heroin and had been borrowing money to support his habit.