Police looking for suspect(s) in school burglary
Las Cruces, NM (KTSM) — Las Cruces Crime Stoppers is looking for those responsible of burglarizing the Las Cruces Public Schools' Operations Annex sometime last week.
Police say someone broke into the Operations Annex, at 2820 Las Vegas Ct., at least twice between the evening of Monday, June 17, and the morning of Wednesday, June 19.
Further investigation revelead that the catalytic converters were stolen from several public school work vans and more than $3,000 worth of hand tools were stolen from the premises.
All together, damage to the property and value of the stolen material totaled close to $8,000.
A reward of $1,000 is being offered for information that can help identify the suspect, or suspects.
Anyone with information is asked to call Las Cruces Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).