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$356,800 worth of cocaine and meth seized at Ysleta Port of Entry

A 19-year-old woman from Juarez was taken into custody after U.S.

Woman charged with stabbing boyfriend

A 40-year-old El Paso woman is behind bars after she allegedly stabbed her boyfriend during an argument Monday morning on El Paso's East Side.

Alamogordo woman charged with embezzling $20k from nursing home

A Alamogordo woman was arrested and charged with embezzlement, fraud and 56-counts-of forgery Friday after an investigation by Alamogordo Police determined that she had embezzled more than $20,000 from an area nursing home.

TX Most Wanted Sex Offender arrested in Bryan

Sammy Lee Nickerson, 52, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender, is now in custody after being arrested on Thursday in Bryan, Texas.

Death at Upper Valley park ruled suicide

[Editor's Note: NewsChannel 9 does not typically report on suicides, however, due to the nature and initial interest in this story, we have chosen to update the public.]

CBP seizes more than $100,000 at Presidio port

U.S. Customs and Border Protection Office of Field Operations officers and U.S. Border Patrol agents working at the Presidio port of entry seized $108,897 Thursday.

Jeffrey Farrey's bond reduction delayed

Jeffrey Farrey, the man accused of burying his infant son in the desert outside Orogrande, NM,  appeared in court Friday morning for a bond reduction hearing in Judge Patrick Garcia's court.

Las Cruces man suspected of molesting young girl

Las Cruces Police arrested a 33-year-old man who is suspected of molesting a young girl for approximately 5 years.

Search for gunman in Chaparral shooting continues

The Doña Ana County Sheriffs Office is asking the community's help locating a 25-year-old man who allegedly shot a man in Chaparral Wednesday evening after he refused to leave the victim's property.

Alleged Sisbarro swindler to be extradited to New Mexico

As we've reported, the man suspected of swindling nearly $35,000 from a Las Cruces automobile dealership was arrested Friday morning in an El Paso Courtroom.

Man suspected of robbing U.S. Post Offices in CA arrested in Anthony, NM

The Doña Ana County Sheriffs department apprehended a fugitive wanted by agents on federal postal theft charges after investigators determined that he had stolen from as many as several hundred victims.

Missing Texas teacher found dead near Carlsbad

The missing teacher from Richardson, Texas was found dead near Loving, NM late Tuesday evening and her boyfriend has been charged with murder, according to New Mexico authorities.

Reward grows to $6,000 in Las Cruces hotel robbery, shooting

The reward for information about an armed robbery of the Econo Lodge in Las Cruces has grown to $6,000.

LCPD nab burglar in the act thanks to alert neighbor

Las Cruces Police were able to nab a burglar in the act early Tuesday morning thanks to an alert neighbor.

LCPD charge man with sexual exploitation of children

Las Cruces Police were able to arrest a man with three counts of sexual exploitation of children after they were able to trace his location from his Twitter account Internet Protocol address.