5 Arrested, ‘Shutting Down Drug Ring’

Police beat

A man, his wife, brother, cousin and a friend have all been arrested after a warrant was served at an Elephant Butte home late Thursday night, March 26. A joint effort between the Sierra County Sheriff’s Department, Truth or Consequences Police and Homeland Security Investigations resulted in a search warrant being obtained for 303 Rock Canyon in Elephant Butte. Officers from the three agencies gathered at the rental property just after 11 p.m. Thursday.