Police: beer request results in Las Cruces stabbing
Las Cruces, NM (KTSM) — A Las Cruces man is behind bars after he allegedly stabbed a man who refused to give him a beer. Daniel Villa was arrested Saturday morning. Police say the 20 year old approached two men and asked for a beer. When they refused, he allegedly stabbed one of them. Villa then fled the scene but was arrested a short time later. He's charged with aggravated battery causing bodily harm and tampering with evidence. The victim remains in critical condition.