Published: 2:36 pm, Thu. Feb. 22nd, 2018Updated: 2:35 pm
Crime Stoppers of Eddy County is seeking the public’s assistance in solving a pair of commercial burglaries that occurred last week in Artesia.
In the early morning hours of Feb. 13, a suspect or suspects made forced entry into the Dollar General location in the Abo Shopping Center, stealing cigarettes and cell phone, and causing considerable damage.
In the early morning hours of Feb. 14, a suspect or suspects made forced entry into Plains Welding Supply on North First Street, stealing cash and causing considerable damage.
A dark-in-color crew cab pickup is associated with that incident.
Anyone with potential information as to the perpetrators of these crimes is urged to contact Crime Stoppers by calling 575-887-1888 (or toll-free, 844-786-7227); visiting eddycountycrimestoppers.com; or using the mobile app “P3 Tips” (rewards have been issued for tips ending in 99 and 39).