Man Suspected of Killing Neighbor Las Cruces Police have arrested a man suspected of a homicide that occurred late Wednesday evening. Arturo Francisco Quintana, 31, of 1101 E. Boutz Rd., is charged with a first-degree felony count of murder in the death of 33-year-old Efren Valdez Gutierrez. About 10:45 p.m.
Press Release per City of Las Cruces Las Cruces police arrested a man suspected of breaking into his ex-girlfriend’s apartment early Tuesday morning and battering her and another woman. Joseph Lopez, 22, of the 1500 block of Parker Road, is charged with one fourth-degree felony count of breaking, two misdemeanor