Child Abuse Suspect Arrested in Hobbs

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

HOBBS, N.M.- A man wanted for pointing a gun at his children has been arrested in Hobbs. 44-year-old Randolph Breckon turned himself in to police Tuesday morning.

Hobbs Police say they received a report of child abuse from school officials last week. Two children, ages 8 and 12, stated that they had been threatened with a firearm by a parent in their home.

The children's mother, 52-year-old Susan Breckon, has already been arrested and charged with two counts of child abuse, resisting and evading or obstructing a police officer.