• Wanted felon shoots at NMSP officer in Espanola

    The New Mexico State Police are seeking a wanted felon after the man fired shots Monday at a NMSP officer. Around 6 p.m. Monday, the…

  • AG warns of scam involving impersonation of elected officials

    New Mexico Attorney General Hector Balderas has issued a new Scam Alert urging consumers to beware of scammers impersonating elected officials, particularly in online messages.…

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    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT June 27 ARRESTS 1:26 a.m. – Rita Cazares, 37, of Artesia, arrested on a municipal warrant for failure to pay fines. 2:40…

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    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT June 26 SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY 12:19 a.m. – Officer dispatched to the 1000 block of South Roselawn Avenue in reference to suspicious activity.…

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    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT June 22 ARREST 2:11 a.m. – Meagan Carter, 30, of Artesia, arrested on a magistrate warrant for probation violation. OPEN DOOR 12:51…

  • Crime Stoppers looks to solve commercial burglary

    Crime Stoppers of Eddy County is seeking the public’s assistance in solving a commercial burglary that occurred last week in Artesia. Between June 6 and…

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    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT June 21 UNWANTED SUBJECT 1:25 a.m. – Officer dispatched to Artesia General Hospital in reference to an unwanted subject. SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY 1:46…

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    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT June 19 ARREST 6:15 p.m. – Michelle Colclough, 51, of Artesia, arrested on a municipal warrant for failure to appear. LARCENY 9:45…

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    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT June 19 SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY 1:44 a.m. – Officer dispatched to U.S. 82, mile marker 97, in reference to suspicious activity. 3:20 a.m.…

  • Driver arrested following wreck at 20th, Main

    A gold SUV sits incapacitated at the intersection of 20th and Main streets Friday morning following a two-vehicle accident that led to one driver’s arrest.…