Man arrested on drug charge
A 25-year-old Roswell man was arrested in connection with marijuana charges following a traffic stop on Saturday.
At about 11 p.m., Roswell Police stopped a red 2006 Chevrolet Malibu in the 100 block of North Washington Ave. Police say they discovered 18.2 grams of marijuana in the vehicle during the traffic stop.
Joshua A. Whitaker was arrested in connection with a charge of possession of marijuana, according to the report.
Traffic stop leads to arrest
Roswell Police arrested an Albuquerque man for DUI early Saturday morning, according to police reports.
Two Roswell officers stopped a green 2011 Nissan Ultima at the intersection of West College and Main Street. The driver, Jose E. Benavides, 29, of Albuquerque was arrested in connection with a charge of aggravated driving under the influence of intoxicating liquor, according to reports.
Unlawful use of license
On Saturday, Michael J. Montoya, 47, of Roswell, was arrested in connection with a charge of unlawful use of license following a traffic stop on Saturday evening.
Montoya was driving a white 2002 Chevrolet Silverado in the 5700 block of South Main Street when he was pulled over by Roswell Police. According to the report, police recovered a Budweiser beer can and a liquor bottle at the scene.
Man arrested on marijuana charge
Roswell Police arrested a Carlsbad man early Sunday following a traffic stop in the 100 block of North Washington Ave.
Police say they seized 8.7 grams of marijuana from Freddy C. Olguin, 35, of Carlsbad. Olguin was arrested in connection with a charge of possession of marijuana.
Restraining order violation charged
Roswell Police responded to a report of a temporary restraining order violation on Sunday at noon in the 1200 block of East First Street.
Once police arrived, Daniel Joe Munoz, 24, of Roswell, was arrested on charges of contempt of court to wit: violation of family violence act and on a charge of breaking and entering, aggravated stalking and interference with communications, according to the report.
Woman arrested on battery charge
Roswell Police responded to a report of unknown trouble in the 400 block of East Third Street at about 9:21 p.m. on Sunday evening.
Once on the scene, police arrested Darlene M. Haines, 47, of Roswell, on a charge of battery against a household member (not aggravated).
Speeding results in drug bust
On Sunday at about 10:30 p.m., Roswell Police on patrol in the area of McGaffey and Union streets saw a red 1990 Dodge pickup traveling east on McGaffey at a high rate of speed.
Upon stopping the pickup, the officer discovered 3.2 grams of marijuana in the vehicle.
Arrested was Blaise A. Windham, 20, of Roswell, in connection with a charge of possession of marijuana.
Expired tag results in arrest
Roswell Police conducted a traffic stop in the 1100 block of South Kentucky early Monday morning.
The blue 1993 Honda Civic had a registration tag that expired in September, 2013. Police stopped the car at 1:30 a.m. near the intersection of Kentucky and McGaffey, according to the report.
As a result of the stop, police arrested Kevin Luevano, 32, on various charges including failure to pay fines, failure to comply, failure to appear and unlawful use of license.
Anyone having information about these or any other crimes is asked to contact Crime Stoppers 888-594-TIPS (8477). Callers may remain anonymous and could be eligible for a reward.