Author archives: JPalmer

  • $75,000 worth of jewelry stolen

    August 16, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Subjects broke into Martin’s Jewelry in the Roswell Mall at 4501 N. Main St., sometime between 8 p.m. and 9:20 p.m. Wednesday. The thieves got away with $75,000 worth of jewelry, including gold and silverpieces with colored stones; watches; rings;...

  • Investigation of in-custody death ongoing

    August 15, 2013 • Local NewsComments (2)

    The City of Roswell responded to the Office of the Medical Investigation report that ruled the manner of the in-custody death for Cody Towler was homicide in a prepared statement. The autopsy resulted from an incident where Towler was pronounced dead on Feb....

  • AQHA recognizes Reins for Life

    August 14, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    The organization Reins for Life received the 2013 Remuda of the Year award from the American Quarter Horse Association in Amarillo. AQHA is the world’s largest equine breed registry and membership organization. The Remuda (Spanish for “herd”) of the...

  • Police seek two in kidnapping case

    August 14, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Roswell Police Department detectives have named two as persons of interest in a kidnapping case that occurred on July 5. Officials are seeking the assistance of the public in locating Issac Garcia and Louie Calderon. According to the police, one of the men...

  • Custody death prompts questions

    August 13, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

    Jessica Palmer Record Staff Writer Sherrie Towler, mother of Cody Towler, is haunted by her experiences with the police following her son’s in-custody death. “In my mind, I see him every day lying there in the alley. Every day. I cannot get that image out...

  • Police custody death ruled homicide

    August 13, 2013 • Local NewsComments (1)

    Jessica Palmer Record Staff Writer The Office of Medical Investigation in Albuquerque released the autopsy report on Cody Towler, 34, Friday. Their final conclusions were that the manner of death was a homicide. The legal definition of homicide is death of a...