03-14-2007: Police Blotter

The following is a sample of calls received by the central dispatch office for Quay County, based at the Tucumcari Police Department, during the last few days. According to reports: Friday • At 3:30 p.m., a female reported an unwanted subject at her residence on East Harmon. An officer made contact with a male subject […]

Two men arrested for forging documents

By QCS Staff Two Mexican nationals were arrested on Thursday and charged with purchasing fraudulent documents in Tucumcari, New Mexico State Police Officer Steve Chacon said. Arrested were Miguel Angel Badillo-Trejo, 20, and Victor Paramo-Gusman, 24. Each was charged with having a forged or fictitious driver’s license and conspiracy to commit same, Chacon said. The […]

02-14-2007: Police Blotter

The following is a sample of calls received by the central dispatch office for Quay County, based at the Tucumcari Police Department, during the last few days. According to reports: Friday • At 4:29 p.m., an officer conducted a traffic stop on East McGee Street for failure to stop at a stop sign. A male […]

01-20-2007: Police Blotter

The following is a sample of calls received by the central dispatch office for Quay County, based at the Tucumcari Police Department, during the last few days. According to reports: Tuesday • At 10:23 a.m., a female reported finding possible narcotics at a hotel on East Route 66. An officer advised that a green leafy […]

Wilson arrested

By Quay County Sun New Mexico State Police arrested Grant L. Wilson, 43, of Tucumcari on Nov. 11. He is charged with one count of criminal sexual penetration and criminal sexual contact of a minor, according to a police press release. The arrest warrant in court documents alleges that the crimes occurred when the child […]

11-04-2006: Police Blotter

The following is a sample of calls received by the central dispatch office for Quay County, based at the Tucumcari Police Department, during the last few days. According to reports: Friday • At 12:28 p.m., a female reported a shoplifting incident at a fuel station on South Mountain Road. Officers were given the description of […]

Former GM of motel arrested

By Chelle Delaney: QCS Staff Douglas Ewing, the former general manager of the Tucumcari Holiday Inn, was arrested Wednesday on 20 felony counts for embezzlement, Tucumcari Police Chief Larry Ham said. Ewing, 49, was arrested in Tijeras by officers from the Bernalillo County Sheriff’s Department. Officials allege he embezzled $42,500 from Tucumcari’s Holiday Inn. If […]

10-21-2006: Police Blotter

The following is a sample of calls received by the central dispatch office for Quay County based at the Tucumcari police headquarters, during the last few days. According to reports: Monday • At 2:16 p.m., an officer was flagged down on Tucumcari Boulevard. The offi- cer was told about a fight on Fourth Street. One […]

July 29: Police Blotter

Jaramillo released

QCS Staff Fred Jaramillo III, 23, was released at about 5 p.m. on Thursday on $10,000 bond, a jail official confirmed late last night. Jaramillo had been in the Quay County Detention Center since he was arrested June 13 on charges of purchasing alcohol for five minors, including 12-year-old Augustine Montiel, who drowned May 18 […]