Crime Report

Samplings of recent calls received by the Portales Police Department, according to police reports:
–A Portales man was arrested for resisting arrest and evading or obstructing police after he was told he would no longer be served alcohol at a bar.
He was arrested early Thursday morning after management called police in reference to a large fight inside the bar.
–A 15-year-old boy was arrested after he choked his girlfriend for not knowing how much formula to put in their baby’s bottle.
When the girlfriend asked the boy and his family how much formula to add, the family started yelling at the girl and told her to read the formula can.
The two got into a heated argument, and the boy choked her and threw a telephone that hit her on the side of the head.
The boy was arrested for battery on a household member.