Someone Is Stealing Pecans Around Artesia

We’re also learning that the Eddy County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the theft of pecans from a farm off East Castleberry Road on Thanksgiving Day. A surveillance camera system captured a picture of one of the thieves. The Current-Argus reports the farm owner says the thefts have been ongoing over the past several weeks, mostly in his fields around Artesia. ANyone with information on the pecan thief is asked to call 844-786-7227. Tips can also be left anonymously at