Police locate missing elderly Las Cruces man

Las Cruces News


Arturo Hernandez, the 82-year-old Las Cruces man who was reported missing Thursday, has been found.


The Las Cruces Police Department needs your help finding a missing elderly man who may be in danger due to his health.

According to a news release, Arturo Hernandez, 82, was last seen at about noon Thursday near the intersection of Lohman and Hermosa.

Police believe he is driving a brown 2010 Buick Lacrosse with New Mexico plate MFM236.

Hernandez is described as Hispanic, 5’4″, and approximately 130 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes. He was last seen wearing a blue sweater with “Knights of Columbus” lettering.

Anyone with information on Hernandez’s location is asked to call 911 immediately.

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