Woman awaiting trial charged with leading police on high-speed chase | Crime







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A Mora County woman recently charged with drug possession who’s awaiting trial for larceny now faces charges for allegedly fleeing police during a traffic stop, and leading police on a chase with speeds up to 125 mph.

New Mexico State Police officers arrested 25-year-old Davin A. Martinez, of Cleveland, on Dec. 18 after attempting to stop her twice along NM 518 in Mora County. Police allege Martinez crashed into a fence and twice fled traffic stops before trying to flee officers on foot.

An NMSP officer was first dispatched to a home along County Road A001 in Mora County where a man reported that a blue Nissan pickup had entered his property and was attempting to steal several items.

As the officer neared the area, police dispatch relayed that the truck had left the residence and was traveling along NM 518 at a “high rate of speed,” according to the

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