Hobbs man arrested in connection with February shooting

Hobbs man arrested in connection with February shooting

HOBBS, NM (KWES) - A Hobbs man has been arrested in connection with a shooting last month.

Jamar Evans,32, is accused of shooting Tywon Basquez on February 17, in the 200 block of West Skelly Street.

Basquez was taken to the hospital and is in stable condition.

Evans is charged with attempted murder and felon in possession of a firearm. In addition, authorities said they also found methamphetamine on Evans during his arrest.