April 18, 2021


Nuts about home

Observe: New Mexico girl comes property to obtain stranger in her bed room

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – An Albuquerque female said she arrived home to find a stranger in her mattress, and it was caught on digicam.

The incident happened in January, and now the Albuquerque Police Section has unveiled lapel movie.

Police responded to a simply call about a burglary in southeast Albuquerque right after the female was ready to sneak out and get in touch with police devoid of the intruder noticing. She mentioned she discovered the gentleman passed out in her bed.

“I arrived in and they have been just sitting there,” she claimed of the intruder. “They have been just sitting down there in just one of my bedrooms.”

The movie exhibits the intruder, determined as 48-year-outdated Martin Copeland, quick asleep.

The moment police awaken him, Copeland barely communicates with the officers but claimed at a person place to live at the home. Officers found that was not the situation.

Copeland then will get up and walks out of the property and sits on the curb when an officer speaks with the home-owner, who opted to press charges. Copeland was then arrested.

According to law enforcement, Copeland has confronted several trespassing allegations, together with a prior arrest for currently being caught in another person else’s mattress.

Copeland was provided a psychological wellness evaluation and identified capable sufficient to stand trial. He is being billed with breaking and moving into.