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Tai Chan Will Stand Trial In Las Cruces

Tai Chan Will Stand Trial in Las Cruces for Alleged Murder of Fellow Deputy

A former Santa Fe County sheriff's deputy who investigators say killed a fellow deputy in an alcohol-fuel fight will stand trial for murder in September.

Guilty Verdict in Baseball Bat Killing

LC Man Guilty of 2nd Degree Murder in Connection with Baseball Bat Killing

Police say Telles attacked Jerome Saiz because they were both involved with the same women.  Investigators found Saiz's body tucked inside a rolled carpet.

Man arrested on suspicion of girlfriend's murder

Doña Ana County Sheriff’s deputies arrested a 23-year-old Las Cruces man after the deputies discovered his girlfriend’s lifeless body Wednesday night inside the couple’s Doña Ana home.

Trial in deadly baseball-bat beating continues in Las Cruces

The trial for a Las Cruces man accused of beating to death man with a baseball bat continued Wednesday.

Las Cruces man accused of smuggling load of cocaine; heroin seized in separate bust

Border officers used and X-ray system , and with the help of a drug-sniffing dog, found more than 11 pounds of heroin in side the door panel of a mini-van.

Las Cruces Man Suspected of Beating Girlfriend Saturday Evening Charged

A Las Cruces man suspected of beating up his girlfriend Saturday evening has been charged with a pair of felonies.

Las Cruces Man Charged for Allegedly Battering, Threatening Mother

Police arrested a Las Cruces man suspected of threatening his mother Monday with a hacksaw and a knife.

New Mexico child poverty still near the bottom

A new report says New Mexico continues to rank near the bottom in child poverty and the state has been slow to recover economically.

Las Cruces Police

Update: Las Cruces Police identify man sought in Thursday shooting

Las Cruces Police have identified the man sought in Thursday night’s shooting on Karen Avenue as 17-year-old Gustavo Angel Alvarado.

Darren L. Henry Sr.

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Ex-cab driver found not guilty of attempted murder in Las Cruces shooting incident

Ex-cab driver Darren Henry has been found not guilty of attempted murder and aggravated assault in an incident two years ago in which he shot a man six times.

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Chile Drop on New Year s Eve

"Chile Drop" on New Year's Eve

Reporter: Josie Ortegon

New Year s Eve Chile Drop

New Year's Eve 'Chile Drop'

Russ Smith and Kristy Maestas talk about 'Chile Drop' concept

LC Child Rape Case

LC Child Rape Case

LC Child Rape Case

Union President Busted

Union President Busted

Union President Busted

New Year s Chile Drop in Downtown Las Cruces

New Year's Chile Drop in Downtown Las Cruces

Downtown Las Cruces will have a chile drop to bring in 2015. There is a rendition of what the event will look like. Josie Ortegon will be the grand marshal for the parade which will run from 7:30 p.m…

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