Hobbs man arrested after fatal stabbing at Zia Park Race Track - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

Hobbs man arrested after fatal stabbing at Zia Park Race Track

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Julian Torres, Source: Hobbs Police Department Julian Torres, Source: Hobbs Police Department

HOBBS, NM (KCBD) - A New Mexico man is jailed after police say he killed another man at Zia Park Race Track in Hobbs.

Julian Torres, 34, is charged with murder for the stabbing death of 47-year-old Amadeo Herrera. Investigators say Herrera and Torres got into a fight around 5:30 p.m. Tuesday and during the argument, Torres retrieved a knife and repeatedly stabbed Herrera.

Authorities later arrested Torres in Ruidoso, New Mexico. He is held on a $500,000 bond.

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