Local mugshots: From Abilene, the Big Country (356 photos)

POSTED: 12:24 PM Jul 27 2011   UPDATED: 1:55 PM Apr 27 2012

Here are mugshots of area people who have run afoul of the law recently.

Martin Talavera Jr.
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After searching for six years, Abilene police announced (in January 2014) that a man wanted in connection to a local murder was finally found in Mexico. According to APD,  that man -- 26-year-old Martin Talavera Jr. -- was aone of three men allegedly involved in the 2008 murder of Albert Cardena. Cardena was found shot to death in an alley in north Abilene. The two other men involved, William Gagnon and Joe Guadalupe Rangel, had already been tried and were sentenced to life in prison.


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