Contact Us

Hobbs Police Arrest Woman for DUI, Discover 5-Year-Old in Vehicle

Raquel_Hernandez_Mugshot
Hobbs Police Department

Tuesday evening (Aug 1), officers in Hobbs, New Mexico arrested a woman under the influence of narcotics.

KAMC News reports a traffic stop was conducted and the woman driving the car, 25-year-old Raquel Hernandez, was suspected of being under the influence. Police conducted a sobriety test and confirmed their suspicions.

Inside the vehicle with Hernandez was a 5-year-old child.

Officers searched the vehicle and found marijuana, methamphetamine, drug paraphernalia, a switch blade, and a half-empty bottle of vodka. During the search, police also discovered that Hernandez had a warrant for her arrest.

Hernandez was arrested and transported to the Hobbs City Jail.

The child was released to the father who responded to the traffic stop.

Subscribe to the KFYO Newsletter

Best of KFYO

Recommended For You

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://kfyo.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for KFYO Advisory Board quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive KFYO Advisory Board contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.