Category: Crime

Article: Police arrive on Bridge Street with guns drawn, arrest man

Article: Police arrive on Bridge Street with guns drawn, arrest man

From the Las Vegas Optic Las Vegas Police responded to a business in the 100 block of Bridge Street with guns drawn after receiving a call about a man pointing a handgun at people. LVPD officers confronted 32-year-old Alfonso H. Garduño on Dec. 3 around 3:30 p.m. in the breezeway of a building on Bridge…

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Article: Man arrested after threatening to kill his family

Article: Man arrested after threatening to kill his family

From the Las Vegas Optic A Las Vegas man was charged with two felonies and multiple misdemeanors after threatening to kill himself and his family. Joseph L. Garcia, 58, was charged with two felony counts of false imprisonment, two misdemeanor counts of assault against a household member and misdemeanor aggravated battery against a household member.…

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Article: Man held on murder charges following fatal shooting of Rociada man

Article: Man held on murder charges following fatal shooting of Rociada man

From the Las Vegas Optic A man is being held without bond following the fatal shooting of 46-year-old Roman Lucero of Rociada. William R. Daniels, 60, was arrested Saturday night following an investigation by New Mexico State Police and is being held at the San Miguel County Detention Center on an open count of second-degree…

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Article: Man arrested after police chase comes to fiery end

Article: Man arrested after police chase comes to fiery end

From the Las Vegas Optic A 26-year-old Las Vegas man is scheduled to appear in San Miguel Magistrate Court next week to face several charges resulting from a police chase late last month. The most serious charge is aggravated fleeing of law enforcement, a fourth degree felony. According to an arrest affidavit, the morning of…

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Article: Man arrested on battery, other charges

Article: Man arrested on battery, other charges

From the Las Vegas Optic A 26-year-old Las Vegas man has been charged with two felonies and multiple other charges after an early-morning traffic crash, and, days later, a search of his jail cell. Antonio Goke-Martinez was arrested by Las Vegas police in the early morning hours of Sept. 23 after a rollover accident at…

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