Hobbs police searching for wanted murder suspect - FOX34 Lubbock
Hobbs police searching for wanted murder suspect
Edward Soto, 35
HOBBS, New Mexico -
The Hobbs Police Department is asking for the public's help in locating a suspect believed to be involved in the death of Eric Carrasco, 26.
On Friday, Oct. 4, Hobbs police responded to a shots fired call at the Motel Six near North Marland Blvd. Upon arrival, officers found a car had struck the building and Carrasco was inside suffering from gunshot wounds.
Investigators were able to identify Edward Soto, 35, as a suspect. Investigators obtained an arrest warrant for Soto Wednesday.
Anyone with information about the shooting or the whereabouts of Soto is urged to call the Hobbs Police Department at 575-397-9263 or Lea County Crime Stoppers at 575-393-800.