Crime of the Week

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Police Investigate Armed Robbery

Las Cruces Police are investigating the armed robbery of a Lohman Avenue convenience store late Thursday evening, and Crime Stoppers is offering a $1,000 reward for information that can help identify the suspect. At about 9:30 p.m. Thursday, July 28, police were dispatched to the report of an armed robbery that occurred at the Shell…

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Police Seek Help Identifying Couple

Las Cruces Crime Stoppers is offering a $1,000 reward for information that helps identify a man suspected of breaking into a Telshor Boulevard business and stealing an all-terrain vehicle. At about ____ a.m. on Monday, July 4, someone broke into the Power Center, at 2000 N. Telshor Blvd., and stole a band new 2016 Polaris…

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Police Seek Help Identifying Couple

  Las Cruces Crime Stoppers is offering a reward of up to $1,000 for information that helps identify a couple who detectives want to question in relation to shoplifting incident that occurred in May. The couple – a man and woman – were seen May 26 at the Walmart Superstore on Valley Drive. They entered…

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Suspect Used Fake IDs in Purchases Totaling Nearly $90,000

Las Cruces Police are hoping to identify a man suspected of using false identifications to commit a week-long crime spree in which he fraudulently purchased three vehicles and merchandise totaling nearly $90,000. The man is suspected of using a fabricated driver’s licenses and bogus financial information that identified himself as “Derek Duane Mullner” and “Jason…

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Investigators Hope to Find 63-year-old Man

Las Cruces Police are asking for the public’s help in locating a 63-year-old man who has been missing since 2007 and now may be residing in Deming, N.M. Trinidad Alcantar has been missing from his Las Cruces home since Feb. 6, 2007. Investigators learned that Alcantar did not have a vehicle at the time and…

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Armed Robbery Suspect Sought by Police

Las Cruces Crime Stoppers is offering a $1,000 reward for information that helps identify the man suspected of Monday evening’s armed robbery at a local dollar store. At about 9:30 p.m. Monday, May 23, an armed man walked into the Family Dollar Store at 5702 Bataan Memorial East, pointed a handgun at the clerk and…

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Reward Offered for Info on Missing Las Cruces Man

Las Cruces Crime Stoppers is offering a $1,000 reward for information that helps police locate a 28-year-old man who has not been seen by family in a month. Jesse Robert Garcia was last seen by relatives on the morning of Sunday, April 17. He was last known to be staying at a residence near the…

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Police Seek Driver of Jeep that Failed to Stop Following Crash

Las Cruces Crime Stoppers is offering a reward of up to $1,000 for information that helps identify the driver of a Jeep that caused a crash Tuesday evening on Telshor Boulevard. Shortly before 8 p.m. Tuesday, April 19, a Ford Fusion and a Chrysler Town and Country van were southbound on Telshor near Hillrise Drive…

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Bank Robbery Suspect Sought by Police

Las Cruces Crime Stoppers is offering a $1,000 reward for information that helps identify the man suspected of Saturday morning’s robbery at Pioneer Bank on University Avenue. Investigators learned that at around 11:30 a.m. Saturday, March 26, a masked man walked into Pioneer Bank, at 705 E. University Ave., and handed the teller a note…

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Auto Burglary Suspect Stole Handgun from Pickup

Las Cruces Crime Stoppers is offering a $1,000 reward for information that helps identify the young man suspected of breaking into a vehicle and stealing a handgun earlier this month. Detectives with the Las Cruces Police Department learned that shortly after 2 a.m. Thursday, March 17, someone entered into an unlocked pickup on the 4100…