Doña Ana County Sheriff’s investigators are assisting the Doña Ana County Fire Marshal’s office in an apparent case of arson that destroyed a million-dollar house north of Las Cruces. Fire and emergency crews were called to the 300 block of Tahnee Mara Road in Rincon on Nov. 6, 2012 just before 5 p.m. When they arrived, the home and three vehicles parked in the garage were engulfed in flames.Both the home and the vehicles were a total loss. Damages were estimated at more than $2 million dollars.
An initial investigation proved the house fire was a result of arson, but no suspects have been identified.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Doña Ana County Fire Marshal’s office, (575) 525-8806.