Regional
10:21 am
Fri August 5, 2011

Las Cruces Police Search For Robbery Suspects

Las Cruces – Police are investigating a home invasion robbery that occurred Wednesday evening in a west Las Cruces neighborhood.

Shortly before 11 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 3, Las Cruces Police were called to the 2800 block of Meriwether Street where three people entered a home, held the four occupants at gunpoint and stole various items.

No injuries were reported.

Detectives learned that the suspects disguised their appearance by covering their faces with bandanas. The suspects were described as two Hispanic men and one male who, witnesses said, is either black or Hispanic. No specific descriptions were provided.

Anyone with information on this incident, or the possible identity of any of the three suspects, is asked to call Las Cruces Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or send a tip via text message to LCTIPS (528477). Information sent via Crime Stoppers can be provided anonymously.

The Las Cruces Police Department also accepts tips via e-mail at LCPDTIPS@las-cruces.org.