Local News Releases

These releases come from other sources than the Grant County Beat. This category will include events in and news releases from Grant, Catron, Hidalgo and Luna counties.

Friday, May 22

Welfare check
710 Silver Heights Blvd.
Caller advised a female is yelling outside of Room 129. Officers out with a named male and a named female/female is okay/she was advised to keep it down.

Welfare check
2711 Leslie Road
Caller advised that a baby has been crying about an hour in this apartment/has knocked on the door but got no response. Officer advised it appears someone is home but they do not want to speak with us.

Bayard Police Department

Friday, May 22

Criminal trespass warning
Runnels Drive – 11 a.m.
Caller advised that a named female keeps coming on the premises/would like her issued a CTW/she is not there now.

Friday, May 22

Welfare check
Coleman Drive
Caller advised that the home where a 12-year-old child lives does not seem livable/the owner has lots of cats and the inside is filthy/there are plates of rotting food around the . . .

Highway 152 – Grant County
Caller stated she keeps being harassed by phone by a named individual.

Monday, May 18

Welfare check
Gough Park
Caller advised a male in a white bus is chasing him. Officer made contact with white bus on the 12th Street side/clear from the bus/out with Freddy.

Missing persons
E. 14th Street
Officer out at location.

Bayard Police Department

Monday, May 18

Tom Foy Blvd. and Hurley Avenue
Vehicle pulling a trailer lost a lot of trash. Hurley PD officer had negative contact with vehicle/belongings were picked up out of the highway.

Monday, May 18

2069 Cottage San Road
No narrative.

Unattended death
Flury Lane – Arenas Valley
85-year-old male. Caller received a call from mother, saying her father is not going to make it/trouble breathing/CPR in progress/no pulse/has not been sick lately.

The Silver City Public Library will introduce curbside pickup of library items starting Tuesday, May 26, 2020. While the library remains closed to the public for some time, the library staff have designed a system to allow people who currently have library cards to borrow items. The library cannot issue new library cards at this time.

The curbside service system is designed with the goal of reducing the risk of virus contagion. Checkout limits are reduced to 5 per person, 10 per household; and appointments are spaced out in intervals in order to make the service safer.

There are four steps:

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