Roswell Police officers, acting on a tip, located and arrested Steven Lucero on Thursday night.
Lucero was wanted in connection with the murder of Isaiah Sanchez. Sanchez, 30, was discovered dead in a residence located at 1812 N. Maryland Ave., in Roswell, at about 8:30 p.m. on June 4.
Steven Lucero’s brother, Gilbert, was arrested on Wednesday.
Steven Lucero was arrested on East Byrne Street and taken into custody without incident.
Steven Lucero was transported to the Chaves County Detention Center, where he will be held without bond on charges of murder in the first degree, conspiracy to commit first degree murder, tampering with evidence to wit: first-degree murder and armed robbery.
The Roswell Police Department would like to thank the community for the tips that assisted in the capture of Lucero.[/auth]