The Blotter (6/13/2013)
Magdalena Marshal’s Office
• About 3:30 p.m. an officer took a report of copper stolen from the Lynchburg Mine south of Magdalena. The case is under investigation.
• About 4 p.m. an officer took a report of harassment on Main Street. A person has been charged with the crime in Magdalena Municipal Court.
• About 12:45 p.m. an officer took a report of damage to property where someone damaged a farm gate to a property. No suspects were found.
• About 1 p.m. an officer took a report of items stolen from a residence on Eighth Street. Coins and antiques were taken from the residence. A suspect was located. No charges have been filed at this time.
• About 6 p.m. an officer took a report of a hit-and-run accident at the Wells Fargo Bank in Magdalena. No vehicle has been located.
• About 8 p.m. an officer took a report of an attempted burglary on Oak Street. No suspect has been located.
• About 6 p.m. an officer took a report of stolen medication on Ash Street. The case is under investigation.
• About 7:45 a.m. an officer responded to a verbal domestic on Spruce Street in Magdalena. The parties were separated. No charges were filed.
• About 12:10 p.m. officers responded to an unattended death on forest Road 234. New Mexico State Police took over the investigation.
• About 11:15 a.m. an officer took two stolen weapons into evidence. The weapons were stolen from a residence in Socorro. The Socorro Police Department is investigating the residential burglary.
• About 12:45 p.m. an officer responded to a horse loose on Main Street. The horse was taken to the Magdalena arena for the owner to pick up the animal.
• About 8:50 a.m. an officer took a report of criminal damage to property where someone drove their vehicle through a fence on Third Street. A vehicle and driver are being sought in the case.
• About 9:30 a.m. an officer took a criminal damage report where a large rock was thrown through the back window of a Socorro Taxi. A suspect was located and the case will be turned over to Alamo Navajo Police.
• About 2:40 p.m. an officer took a report of medical marijuana found in a motel room. The cannabis was secured and is waiting for the owner to pick it up.
• About 3 p.m. an officer assisted a subject in a stolen vehicle case. The vehicle was stolen from Presbyterian hospital in Albuquerque. The vehicle has been entered into the National Crime Information Center database.
• About 1 p.m. an officer assisted New Mexico State Police on a semi rollover near mile marker 83 on U.S. Highway 60. The accident was caused by strong winds. The driver was transported by Catron County EMS.
• About 6:20 p.m. an officer was called to a residence on Spruce Street where a mother and son were involved in a domestic. Upon arrival a male subject was arrested and charged with assault on a household member and possession of a controlled substance.
• About 2 a.m. an officer took a report of an accident involving a single vehicle where the driver fell asleep and struck a cattle guard on state Road 52. No one was injured.
• About 10:30 a.m. an officer took a report of stolen prescription medications. No suspect has been located.
• About 7:07 p.m. an officer assisted a New Mexico State Police officer in a pursuit from U.S. 60 south on Ash Street, where a man ran from the vehicle. He was apprehended on Ash Street in another person’s yard. He ran from the traffic stop because of two outstanding arrest warrants from Socorro Magistrate Court and Socorro District Court. At the Magdalena Marshal’s Office his mother and brother complained about the arrest. The brother, who had conditions of release from a prior charge, was arrested for having a .19 blood alcohol level. Charges were filed on both brothers and they were taken to the Socorro County Detention Center.
• About 10:10 a.m. an officer took a report of burglary at the Magdalena Schools. Three juveniles were apprehended for breaking into the concession stand at the schools. Charges are pending.
• About 11:30 a.m. an officer took a report of credit card theft from an individual on Pine Street. A woman from Magdalena was tracked down about the card’s usage. No charges were filed because the victim loaned her credit card to the woman.
• About 4:20 p.m. an officer assisted a New Mexico State Police officer on a shooting call at Riley. One man was found deceased at his residence. The case is still under investigation.
• About 9:10 p.m. an officer responded to an accident involving a deer and a vehicle near mile marker 113 on U.S. Highway 60. A report was taken.
• About 9 p.m. an officer was called to a residence on Spruce Street. A woman had called 911 and reported a body in the driveway of a residence after shots were fired. Upon arrival, it was reported shots were fired at the residence by a passing black SUV. Officers searched the area and found no bullet holes or spent cartridges. Officers and Socorro Police Department officers looked for the vehicle on U.S. Highway 60 but did not locate it. No one was injured. The case is under investigation.
• About 9:30 a.m. an officer took a report of domestic violence that occurred on Ash Street. The woman ran from the home with her children to the rodeo arena where the officer met her. The case will be sent to the District Attorney’s office for assistance in charges being filed.
• About 11:10 a.m. an officer was called to a domestic on Ash Street in Magdalena where a female had been struck by her father. The case was sent to the District Attorney for review.
• About 11:45 a.m. an officer took a report of an iPod and cellphone stolen from a locker at the Magdalena Schools. A juvenile was questioned and both items were located. Charges are pending.
• About 2:30 p.m. an officer was called by a resident on Spruce Street where someone had thrown trash on another property. A letter and photographs were located in the trash. Charges are pending.
• About 4:30 a.m. an officer was called to assist in a one-vehicle rollover on state Road 169 near mile marker 26. Two people were killed in the crash. Two others were taken to local hospitals for treatment.
• About 1 p.m. an officer stopped a vehicle to question the driver about a burglary in Socorro. The woman was arrested on two outstanding arrest warrants from Magdalena Municipal Court and Socorro Magistrate Court.
• About 11 a.m. an officer took a report of an incident where a woman had been involved in an accident and a .357 magnum pistol had been stolen. The case is under investigation.
• About 1:15 p.m. an officer was called to a burglary off Duggins Road. The suspect went into the residence and stole a flat screen TV and went through every drawer. The case is under investigation.
• About 3 p.m. an officer took a report of a shoplifter at the Family Dollar. The suspect was located a short time later and was charged in Magdalena Municipal Court. The suspect was also arrested on outstanding warrants from Luna County.
• About 10:19 p.m. officers responded to a report of an injured man on Ash Street. An ambulance was called to transport the man to Socorro General Hospital. A woman was located and questioned about the fight on Elm Street. The case is closed and the man refused to testify in the case.
• About 8 a.m. an officer was called to a local service station where a semi-truck driver could not pay for his fuel. The driver was arrested on two outstanding warrants from Tucumcari and Arizona. The New Mexico Department of Transportation officers at the scene wrote the driver several citations. The truck was impounded due to permit violations.
• About 6 a.m. an officer took custody of a 16-year-old girl. The girl was turned over to the state Children, Youth and Families Department for safe custody. The case is pending.
• About 10 a.m. an officer took a report of criminal damage to property where two tires were slashed and another tire stolen from a vehicle. Charges were filed on a man.