Artesia Police Searching for Murder Suspect

Artesia Police Searching for Murder Suspect

ARTESIA, NM (KWES) - The Artesia Police Department needs your help to find the suspect in the murder of Andres Rojo.

It happened early July 5 in Artesia on the 1400 block of Yucca.

Detectives believe 20-year-old Daniel Aguilera is responsible for the murder.

Aguilera will be charged with one count of murder and one count of attempt to commit a felony upon arrest.

Police have an arrest warrant for Aguilera, and urge the individual to turn himself in.

If you see Daniel Aguilera, do not attempt to approach him. Call 9-1-1 and an officer will be dispatched.

If you have any information on this case, you are urged to call the Artesia Police Department at 575-746-5000.

Crimes can be reported anonymously by calling Crime Stoppers of Eddy County at 575-887-1888, and e-mailing a tip using the web page or by texting the code word 'StopACrime' and the tip to 274637.