LCPD: Drive by-shooting suspect sought
Las Cruces, NM (KTSM) — Las Cruces Crime Stoppers need the public's assistance with information on a recent drive-by shooting.
LCPD say that shortly after 1:00 a.m. on Saturday, November 16th, a dark-colored Ford pickup truck was driving through the intersection of Amador Ave. and Melendres St. when a passenger in the Ford fired at least six gunshots at the driver of another car.
The victim in the other vehicle told police that he did not recognize the other vehicle.
The victim described one of the men in the Ford truck as a Hispanic man, around 30 years old, bald, and wearing a short-sleeve red shirt. The victim says there were possible three other men in the truck, including the driver and two additional passengers.
The Ford truck is described as older-model, dark-colored, extended-cab Ford pickup with 20-inch chrome rims.
Anyone with information that can help identify the Ford pickup or any of the men involved in this shooting is asked to contact Las Cruces Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or send a tip via 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.