Police were called to the 3000 block of Alhambra Drive, Thursday, after a custom bike, described as a red-and-white BMX and valued at $1,000, was stolen from a yard. The bike has a black-and-red seat, with the word “Animal” printed on it and red-and-white dice on the tire valves.
Police received a traffic call to the corner of Main Street and Country Club Road, Thursday. The victim stated that he was traveling northbound on Main. A motorcycle cut in front of him and he had to break to avoid collision. The driver in the vehicle behind him gave chase. The driver of the first vehicle pulled over in a parking lot. The victim told officers that the driver of the second vehicle jumped out of his car and threatened him with a knife. Officials searched the second vehicle and found no knife. The case has been referred to the District Attorney’s office for possible prosecution.
Police were dispatched to the 1800 block of North Maryland Avenue, Thursday. The injured party was sent to Eastern New Mexico Medical Center. He claimed he was assaulted; however, officials ascertained that the wounds were self-inflicted.
Anyone having information about these or any other crime is asked to contact Crime Stoppers, 888-594-TIPS (8477). Callers may remain anonymous and could be eligible for a reward.