Las Cruces, NM - On 6/23/2017 wanted Fugitive Hoyt Lynn Inman was spotted entering the Mesilla Mall. New Mexico State Police was notified and located Inman attempting to find a place to hide. Inman seemed to realize that there was nowhere to hide when he began running and was quickly surrounded by police. Inman gave up and was taken into custody without further incident.
Inman was wanted by the NM Department of Corrections for a Probation Violation for Burglary of a Residence/Larceny. Due to his violent history, this fugitive was considered a dangerous, especially towards law enforcement.
Inman has an extensive violent Criminal History and has multiple convictions for Possession of Controlled Substance, Paraphernalia, DWI & DUI. Prior charges include Aggravated Assault upon Peace Officer with a Deadly Weapon Resulting in Great Bodily Harm or Death, Child Abuse, Battery of Household Member, Resisting or Evading Arrest, Contempt of Court, Burglary of Vehicle, Residential Burglary & Aggravated Battery on Peace Officer.
Special thanks to the public for helping us get one step closer to making our area a safer place to live, work and play.