12/3 Police blotter

Monday At 10:09 a.m., vandalism was reported at a government building. Police arrived to find a window shot out with a BB gun. At 11:16 a.m., an unknown male reported a dumpster fire on Third and Dohoney. At 2:13 p.m., a male called to report a burglary on East Center. A report was filed. At […]

11/19 Police blotter

The following is a sampling of calls received by the Tucumcari police during the past several days. According to the reports: Tuesday At 9:40 a.m., a male reported a vandalism on South Fourth. Police on the scene found his truck had been struck with washable paint. At 11:55 a.m., a female called from the hospital […]

10/19 Police blotter

The following is a sampling of calls received by the Tucumcari police during the past several days. According to the reports: Friday At 2:28 p.m., a weapon was reported found at a local motel. Police on the scene logged the handgun into evidence. At 2:35 p.m. a female called to report a male lying on […]

9/28 Police blotter

The following is a sampling of calls received by Tucumcari police during the past several days. According to the reports: Friday • At 12:26 p.m., a male reported vandalism at a local car wash. Police arrived to find a hose was slashed and a sprayer wand taken. • At 1:48 p.m., a female called to […]

Accident kills one

CQS staff A Louisiana man died early Monday morning in a one-vehicle rollover about 35 miles west of Tucumari on Interstate 40. Officials said a gray, 1994 van driven by James Williams was traveling westbound on I-40 when the rear tire on the passenger side broke, causing the tire and hub to shoot off the […]

9/24 Police blotter

The following is a sampling of calls received by Tucumcari police during the past several days. According to the reports: Tuesday • At 9 a.m., a female reported a larceny on West Center. Police arrived and were advised a 25-ton hoist had been stolen sometime between June and Tuesday morning. • At 6:57 p.m., police […]

9/21 Police blotter

The following is a sampling of calls received by Tucumcari police during the past several days. According to the reports: Thursday • At 2:07 p.m., a female called regarding a burglary of a vehicle at a restaurant. A report was filed. • At 8:49 p.m., an unknown female reported a suspicious subject on First and […]

9/7 Police report

The following is a sampling of calls received by Tucumcari police during the past several days. According to the reports: Friday • At 6:43 a.m., a possible overdose of methamphetamine was reported. Subject was taken to the emergency room; police found no drugs on the person upon admittance. • At 6:25 p.m., an open door […]

Gas prices soaring higher

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By Ryn Gargulinski: QCS The pinch of soaring gas prices is leaving its mark in Quay County. Tucumcari police reports indicated four separate gas skips last weekend. Quay County commissioners are in the process of reviewing their county vehicle policy to see how fuel can be conserved. On Wednesday, a gallon of premium unleaded at […]

7/23 Police Blotter

The following is a sampling of calls received recently by Tucumcari police. According to the reports: Tuesday • At midnight, a female called to report she was speaking to her daughter on the phone and got cut off. Her daughter was now not answering. Police went to the South First Street location where the woman […]