Three Deming men – 20-year-old Wyatt Levato, 19-year-old Daniel Perez and 19-year-old Anthony Porter – were each arrested on two counts of shoplifting at K-mart, resisting or obstructing officers and tampering with evidence. Yvonne Madrid, age 38, was arrested for embezzlement and on a Municipal warrant for failure to appear. Justin Clemens, age 27, was arrested on a Municipal warrant for failure to appear. Kathy Chavez, who was already incarcerated in the Luna County Detention Center, was served with a Municipal warrant.
Also, a fertilizer injection pump, three-wheeler and carburetor with a combined value of $6,000 were taken from a farm off Rockhound Road Southeast. $500 in criminal damage occurred to a van parked off South Tennyson after its back window was