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Statement on Conviction of Darian Bashir

Statement on Conviction of Darian Bashir

Tuesday, 11/9/2021

ALBUQUERQUE – APD Chief Harold Medina issued the following statement in response to today’s conviction of Darian Bashir for the 2019 murder of Jackson Weller:

“This guilty verdict is welcome news for a community that was rocked by this senseless crime in Nob Hill. Our Homicide detectives worked hard, under incredible pressure, to solve this crime. I appreciate the work of everyone involved, including prosecutors who secured a conviction.”


APD has advocates for victims of violent crimes, including domestic violence and sex crimes. Victims, including family of homicide victims, can call 505-924-6028 to reach one of the advocates. Victim advocates can also be reached by email: [email protected].