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    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Sept. 4 LOUD MUSIC 12:21 a.m. – Officer dispatched to the 900 block of North Sixth Street in reference to loud music.…

  • Undercover sting in Eddy County results in charges against 11

    A series of undercover investigations by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF), Pecos Valley Drug Task Force and Artesia Police Department have…

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    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Sept. 3 ARRESTS 8 a.m. – Victor Luna, 22, of Artesia, arrested and charged with failure to appear. 8:02 a.m. – Jeremy…

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    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Sept. 2 ARREST 5:06 a.m. – Jesus A. Aguirre, 36, of Artesia, arrested and charged with criminal trespass. SUSPICIOUS SUBJECT 4:47 a.m.…

  • Artesia man killed in shootout suspected of arms dealing

    The Artesia man fatally wounded in a shootout with authorities Tuesday morning was suspected of illegal arms dealing. The incident occurred just before 6:30 a.m.…

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    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Sept. 1 ARREST 1:49 a.m. – Oscar Lozano, 32, of Artesia, arrested and charged with failure to pay fines. SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY 1:20…

  • Suspect killed in shootout during warrant service

    An attempted warrant service early this morning led to a shootout that left the suspect dead and one officer wounded. The Artesia Police Department was…

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    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Aug. 27 SUSPICIOUS SUBJECT 12:15 a.m. – Officer dispatched to North Roselawn and West Chisum avenues in reference to a suspicious subject.…

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    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Aug. 26 SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY 12:20 a.m. – Officer dispatched to the 500 block North 10th Street in reference to suspicious activity. UNWANTED…

  • Artesians encouraged to safeguard property in wake of recent burglaries

    The Artesia Police Department is encouraging citizens to take measures to protect their property in the wake of a rash of auto burglary, breaking and…