Hobbs Police Investigating Murder of Elderly Woman

HOBBS - Police in Hobbs are seeking the public's help as they investigate the murder of an elderly woman.

Police were called to a home in the 100 block of East Temple Street for a welfare check early Monday morning.

Police have not released many details about the case, but did say they started a homicide investigation due to evidence found at the scene.

Police are trying to find a vehicle of interest. The car is a 2002 brown Ford Taurus four door with New Mexico license plate JMT 612.

Anyone who encounters the vehicle should not approach it, but should call police at 911 or 393-COPS (2677).