Man arrested after SWAT situation
LAS CRUCES, N.M. — A SWAT situation in Las Cruces ended peacefully with a man arrested Wednesday afternoon.
The Las Cruces Police Department SWAT team responded to an apartment complex on 17th Street near Picacho Avenue after a man believed to be an aggravated assault suspect locked himself in an apartment when he saw officers arrive.
Police said surrounding apartments were evacuated and the man surrendered peacefully.
No injuries were reported.