Regional
2:14 pm
Tue December 15, 2009

Las Cruces Police Seek Three In Armed Robbery

Las Cruces – Las Cruces Police are seeking three men believed to be involved in a Monday evening armed robbery at an apartment complex.

Just after 10 p.m. Monday, Dec. 14, police were called to the 1500 block of La Fonda Drive where a woman reported that three men, one of whom was armed with a shotgun, forced their way into her apartment and ransacked the home. The woman told police that the men forced her into a closet and then took her wallet, some cash, a laptop computer and two cell phones.

One of the men was described as a black male wearing a beanie mask and one was described as a Hispanic male wearing a blue bandana over his face.

Anyone with information on this incident, or the identity of the suspects, is asked to call Las Cruces Crime Stoppers at 526-8000 or outside the Las Cruces area at 1-800-897-2746.