Fleming pictured above
Record Staff Writer
A third man has joined the fray, announcing his candidacy for the office of Chaves County sheriff, Friday.
Arthur L. Fleming is a personable man with an abiding love of the community. He attended El Capitan Elementary, Sierra Middle School and Roswell High, where he played football and was an active member of FFA. He returned to Roswell after two years in Ruidoso and has been working for New Mexico Gas ever since.
Fleming describes himself as a Christian and God-fearing man. His family has deep roots in Roswell, going back generations, and he has a grassroots approach to campaigning.
“I like people; I’m a people person. I talk to people face-to-face. I want to be a sheriff people can talk to. We have to listen and hear what people have to say to make a change,” he said.
Fleming has 16 years of law enforcement experience with the New Mexico Mounted Patrol. The NMMP often Login to read more