Las Cruces Police Make Arrest in Sunday Night Homicide

A man is in custody in connection to a fatal stabbing in Las Cruses Sunday night. Joel Arciniega-Saenz is facing a first-degree murder charge for the death of 51-year-old James Garcia. Officials say Garcia was found dead in the road on Madrid Avenue near Apodaca Park. Police said the suspect was arrested at the park after being found with blood stains and allegedly holding a knife.