CLOVIS, N.M. (AP) — A prisoner being held for aggravated assault and other charges has escaped from the Curry County Detention Center in Clovis.
The Curry County Sheriff’s Office says in a news release that 35-year-old Narcizo Soto, Jr., escaped from the jail early Sunday morning. He was wearing a white T-shirt, orange jail-issue pants and black athletic shoes.
Soto is described as a 5-foot, 6-inch-tall Hispanic male, about 175 pounds, with brown and grey hair, grey mustache and goatee and brown eyes. He has scars on his abdomen and on a left finger.
The sheriff’s office considers Soto to be dangerous.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Curry County Sheriff or Clovis police.