Reward In Las Cruces RV Fire

May 8, 2013

  Las Cruces Crime Stoppers is offering a $1,000 reward for information that helps identify the suspect or suspects responsible for setting fire to a recreational vehicle in Tortugas, just south of Las Cruces.

On Monday, April 22, Dona Ana County Sheriff’s Office deputies learned that the 1992 travel trailer, parked at 3800 Emilia St. in Tortugas, had been damaged by what appeared to be an intentionally-set fire.

A witness told investigators that a loud boom was heard the night before and a flash of light could be seen coming from where the trailer was parked.

Anyone with information that can help identify who may have set fire to the travel trailer is asked to call Las Cruces Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or send a tip via text message to CRIMES (274637), keyword LCTIPS.

The Crime Stoppers number and text messaging services are operational 24 hours a day and you do not have to give your name to collect a reward.