LAS CRUCES, N.M. – Officials say there have been reports of explosions at two Las Cruces churches.
Dona Ana County Sheriff’s Office say they have bomb squads at the scenes of the two churches.
At the time of Sunday mass, two explosions were reported going off at Calvary church and at Holy Cross church according to Las Cruces Sun News. Sun News reports that police immediately started evacuating people.
Las Cruces police say the explosion at Calvary church came from a bomb in a mailbox and the explosion at Holy Cross church came from a trashcan and shattered windows.
Sun News reports that an explosion happened in a mailbox near Calvary Baptist Church Sunday morning with church members inside.
There is no word yet on what started the explosions or if the incidents are connected.
KRQE News 13 will provide updates as they become available.