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    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Sept. 9 ALARM 6:34 a.m. – Officer dispatched to 910 W. Clayton Ave. in reference to a burglary alarm. Sept. 8 ARRESTS…

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    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Sept. 8 SUSPICIOUS VEHICLE 4:59 a.m. – Officer dispatched to South First Street and West Hermosa Drive in reference to a suspicious…

  • Murder suspect in custody after two months on run

    The suspect wanted in the July 5 murder of 27-year-old Andres Rojo has been taken into custody, the Artesia Police Department reports. Daniel Aguilera, 20,…

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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…