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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…

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    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Aug. 25 OPEN DOOR 4:12 a.m. – Officer dispatched to 2411 Cerro Rd. in reference to an open door. Aug. 24 ARRESTS…

  • Shooting in Roswell leaves three dead, one injured

    ROSWELL — The Roswell Police Department is investigating a triple homicide that occurred Saturday morning in the 300 block of East Reed Street in southern…

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    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Aug. 21 ARRESTS 3:05 a.m. – Marcelino M. Medina, 21, of Artesia, arrested and charged with resisting, evading or obstructing an officer.…

  • Arrest made in connection with 2012 murder

    Artesia man faces multiple charges in shooting death of security guard

  • Local man pleads guilty to federal trafficking, firearms charges

    ALBUQUERQUE — Joe Anthony Reza, 33, of Artesia, pleaded guilty Wednesday in federal court in Las Cruces to violating federal firearms and drug trafficking laws.…