Police Seek 2 in Connection to Hobbs Murder

Police Seek 2 in Connection to Hobbs Murder

HOBBS- The Hobbs Police Department needs help finding two persons of interest in a murder case.

They are looking for 31-year-old Christopher Cardenas and 27-year-old Erica Martinez.

A little before 1 p.m. on Friday, police responded to the 300 Block of east St. Anne.

That is where they found 37-year-old Julio Gonzalez unresponsive, suffering from a gunshot wound. He later died.

32-year-old David Coelho and 26-year-old Joseph Dunnigan were arrested as accessories to murder.

If you have any information regarding the whereabouts of Cardenas or Martinez, please contact the Hobbs Police Department or Lea County Crime Stoppers at 575-393-8005.