Archives for September 2020

RPD Looking For Man In Connection To Shooting

Roswell Poare looking for a person of interest in regards to the shooting homicide we first told you about Wednesday. RPD says in a stastement that the shooting left a woman dead and a man critically injured. They’re looking for 29 year-old Ignacio Juan Gamez. Officers were called to the 500 block of South Kansas Avenue and found the victims. 38 year-old Crystal Aguilar was later pronounced dead. 33 year-old Mark Montoya is recovering at a local hospital. ANyone with information on the case is urged to call Chaves COunty Crimestoppers at 888-594-TIPS.

Roswell Woman Tells Cops She’s Selena While Stealing Pizza

A video making the rounds across Southeast New Mexico on social media shows a Roswell woman stealing a pizza, while then telling poclie officers that she was pop star Selena. RPD released the body cam video of the encounter on August 17th after officers responded to the Pizza Hut. The store called polcie when the woman refused to pay for her pie. The woman, identified as 27 year-old Sofia Solis, refused to stop for the officers commands. Even after getting her in handcuffs, Solis tries to bite the officers as she was being booked into jail.

Roswell Citizens Reminded To Use 911 To Report Fires

The Roswell Fire Department says it’s experiencing calls to the fire station that should be directed to 911 dispatchers. A statement from the city says RFD estiomates they receive at least two calls a day that should have been made directly to 911. Citizens should call 911 when reporting a fire or other emergency in need of RFD response.
This will ensure dispatchers answering the 911 call can immediately dispatch RFD
personnel from the appropriate station to the emergency location, as well as ask the caller specific questions to gather needed information about the situation.