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Firearm thefts reported in New Rockford

A rash of firearm thefts has been occurring in New Rockford throughout January and February of this year.

According to Eddy County Sheriff Paul Lies, three vehicles in New Rockford have been burglarized, and he’s asking for anyone with information to come forward.

Lies said the three vehicles were left unlocked and had several firearms stolen from them, which the sheriff’s department has been work...