Police Hope to ID Burglary Suspect

September 29 - October 6, 2016

Crime Stoppers VFW Burglary collage

Las Cruces Crime Stoppers is offering a reward of up to $1,000 for information that helps identify the suspect in a burglary that occurred Sept. 11 at a local Veterans of Foreign Wars building.

Detectives learned that at about 4 a.m. on Sunday, Sept. 11, a masked man burglarized the VFW at 709 S. Valley Dr. The suspect took an undisclosed amount of cash from an office.

The suspect was wearing a bandana over his face and a baseball cap with the letters “BCS.”

Anyone with information that can help identify the suspect responsible for the burglary is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or send a tip by text message to CRIMES (274637), keyword LCTIPS.

The Crime Stoppers number and text messaging services are operational 24 hours a day and you do not have to give your name to collect a reward.