|Agency||Las Cruces New Mexico Police Department|
|Dates of Service||Hired in the summer of 2019|
|Last Known Status||Administrative Leave|
2020 Arrest for DWI
On September 19, 2020, Hernandez was pulled over for driving 73 mph in a 55 mph zone. Hernandez refused to take a breathalyzer test, and was arrested and charged with aggravated driving while intoxicated, speeding, and negligent use of a deadly weapon
The arrest was captured on dashcam and body-worn cameras.
On September 21, 2020, Hernandez was placed on paid administrative leave.
- Kate Bieri, Las Cruces police officer arrested for alleged drunk driving, KVIA, 2020-09-19
- Bethany Brunelle, New Mexico State Police report details Las Cruces police officer's DWI arrest, Las Cruces Sun-News, 2020-09-21
- WATCH: Las Cruces police officer arrested for DUI, Las Cruces Sun-News, 2020-10-09