May 5, 2008 Police Blotter

Samplings of recent calls received by Clovis-area law enforcement officers, according to reports: Around noon Wednesday an officer responded to a bank in the 100 block of Main for a report of fraud. A teller gave the officer a $50 bill she said she received in a deposit and said she believed it was counterfeit. […]

Police: Cab driver filed false report

By Sharna Johnson: CNJ staff writer

Restaurant robbed at gunpoint

CNJ staff Ben’s Barbecue was robbed at gunpoint Thursday night as employees were closing the restaurant, according to police. A masked male suspect took more than $1,000 in cash contained in two deposit bags, Clovis Police Capt. Patrick Whitney said. Around 9 p.m. a female employee was in the back of the restaurant, located at […]

Cops and Courts: Inmate stable after stabbing

By Sharna Johnson: CNJ Staff The condition of an inmate hospitalized after being stabbed Tuesday afternoon at the Curry County Adult Detention Center has been upgraded from critical to stable, according to Mason Berryhill, spokesperson for Covenant Medical Center in Lubbock. London Word, 20, was transported to the Lubbock hospital Tuesday night with a collapsed […]