ARTESIA, NM (KWES) - Crimestoppers of Eddy County is requesting the public’s assistance in solving a vehicle theft that occurred Tuesday, February 19, between 8:00 and 9:30 AM.

According to authorities, a white 2015 Chevrolet Silverado HD four door diesel pick-up, New Mexico license plate 613WGR was taken from the parking lot at Alma’s Restaurant.

Inside the truck was Jack , a brown and black yorkie dog, who was also taken.

NM car thief steals truck with Yorkie inside
(Source: Artesia Police Department)

If you have any information as to the suspect(s) responsible for this crime, please contact Crimestoppers with information.

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  1. Call (575) 887-1888 or call toll free at (844) 786-7227
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