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ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT

Feb. 26

ARREST

5:30 a.m. – Skiller J. Cheatham, 34, of Artesia, arrested on two municipal warrants for trespassing and battery.

SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY

12:38 a.m. – Officer dispatched to the 600 block of North First Street in reference to a suspicious vehicle.

1:07 a.m. – Officer dispatched to the 2100 block of West Briscoe Avenue in reference to suspicious activity.

1:43 a.m. – Officer dispatched to the 900 block of South First Street in reference to a suspicious vehicle.

SHOTS FIRED

5:07 a.m. – Officer dispatched to the 1100 block of Cannon Place in reference to shots fired in the area.

SUSPICIOUS SUBJECT

5:22 a.m. – Officer dispatched to North 10th Street and West Alvarado Avenue in reference to a suspicious subject.

ALARM

7:14 a.m. – Officer dispatched to 2009 W. Washington Ave. in reference to a burglary alarm.

SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY

8:03 a.m. – Officer dispatched to the 200 block of La Cuesta Road in reference to suspicious activity.

Feb. 25

ARREST

12:30 p.m. – A juvenile, 12, of Artesia, arrested and charged with minor in possession of alcohol.

AUTO BURGLARY

8:16 a.m. – Officer dispatched to Artesia High School in reference to an auto burglary.

VICIOUS ANIMAL

8:29 a.m. – Officer dispatched to the 1900 block of West Jacobs Avenue in reference to a vicious animal.

LARCENY

8:59 a.m. – Officer dispatched to Artesia General Hospital in reference to larceny.

ALARM

9:47 a.m. – Officer dispatched to 708 W. Champ Clark Ave. in reference to a burglary alarm.

LARCENY

9:59 a.m. – Officer dispatched to 101 N. First St. in reference to larceny.

DOMESTIC

10:11 a.m. – Officer dispatched to the 900 block of South Second Street in reference to a domestic dispute.

THREATS

10:54 a.m. – Officer dispatched to the Public Safety Complex in reference to threats.

SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY

11:14 a.m. – Officer dispatched to the 100 block of North 16th Street in reference to suspicious activity.

ALARM

11:25 a.m. – Officer dispatched to the Public Safety Complex in reference to a general alarm.

FRAUD

12:14 p.m. – Officer dispatched to the Public Safety Complex in reference to fraud.

THREATS

1:13 p.m. – Officer dispatched to the Public Safety Complex in reference to threats.

RECKLESS DRIVING

1:56 p.m. – Officer dispatched to North First Street and West Mahone Drive in reference to reckless driving.

2:26 p.m. – Officer dispatched to 26th and Main streets in reference to reckless driving.

DISORDERLY CONDUCT

2:39 p.m. – Officer dispatched to Artesia General Hospital in reference to disorderly conduct.

ACCIDENT

5:40 p.m. – Officer dispatched to the 600 block of South First Street in reference to a hit-and-run accident.

ALARM

6:42 p.m. – Officer dispatched to 810 W. Mann Ave. in reference to a burglary alarm.

GAS LEAK

7:01 p.m. – Officer dispatched to 914 S. Roselawn Ave. in reference to a gas leak.

ALARM

7:12 p.m. – Officer dispatched to 911 S. 10th St. in reference to a fire alarm.

SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY

8 p.m. – Officer dispatched to Sixth and Main streets in reference to suspicious activity.

DOMESTIC

8:37 p.m. – Officer dispatched to the 3200 block of West Main Street in reference to a domestic dispute.

TRESPASSING

8:56 p.m. – Officer dispatched to the 800 block of North Fifth Street in reference to trespassing.

RECKLESS DRIVING

9:08 p.m. – Officer dispatched to South Heath Street and Catalina Drive in reference to reckless driving.

SUSPICIOUS VEHICLE

9:23 p.m. – Officer dispatched to the 300 block of North 13th Street in reference to a suspicious vehicle.

LOUD MUSIC

9:57 p.m. – Officer dispatched to the 2700 block of West Grand Avenue in reference to loud music.

EDDY COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE

Feb. 26

STOLEN VEHICLE

7:29 a.m. – Deputy dispatched to Four Dinkus Road in reference to a stolen vehicle.

Feb. 25

DOMESTIC

12:33 p.m. – Deputy dispatched to the 2000 block of North Pine Street in reference to a domestic dispute.

DWI

3:34 p.m. – Deputy dispatched to the 1800 block of South First Street in reference to DWI.

NEIGHBORHOOD PROBLEM

6:35 p.m. – Deputy dispatched to West Funk Road in reference to a neighborhood problem.

DOMESTIC

8:40 p.m. – Officer dispatched to the 3200 block of West Main Street in reference to a domestic dispute.

ALARM

9:28 p.m. – Deputy dispatched to 6487 Seven Rivers Highway in reference to a burglary alarm.

ARTESIA MAGISTRATE COURT

Judge Daniel Reyes Jr.

Joe Ruben Dominguez, 18, of Carlsbad, found guilty of concealing identity. Sentenced to 38 days in ECDC and 142 days of supervised probation. Total fines and fees $73.
David Rutherford, 25, of Artesia, bound over to district court on three counts of unlawful use or theft of an ATM or debit card and two counts of forgery.
Cody J. Kellar, 23, of Artesia, bound over to district court on charges of possession of a controlled substance, unlawful carrying of a deadly weapon, driving on a revoked license, and expired vehicle registration.

ARTESIA MUNICIPAL COURT

Judge Kaye L. Kiper

Nohelia Hernandez found guilty of shoplifting. Sentenced to 90 days of supervised probation. Total fines and fees $129.

Daniel Chavez found guilty of speeding and operators and chauffeurs must be licensed. Total fines and fees $113.
Pamela L. Johnson found guilty of operators and chauffeurs must be licensed. Total fines and fees $54.
Calan R. Hawkins found guilty of manufacture, possession or delivery of drug paraphernalia. Sentenced to 90 days of supervised probation. Total fines and fees $229.
Martin D. Calderon III found guilty of contempt of court, failure to pay fines. Sentenced to one day in the Artesia Detention Center.
Griselda Soltero found guilty of shoplifting. Total fines and fees $229.
Ruben Lara Jr. found guilty of shoplifting. Sentenced to 10 days in the Artesia Detention Center. Total fines and fees $229.