Farmington car tipping suspects arrested

FARMINGTON, N.M. (KRQE) – Police say they’ve found the car tippers in Farmington.

On August 2nd, two small cars were found tipped on their sides; one on Crestridge driver, the other on sundown road.

It’s become a national trend to tip smart cars; kind of like cow tipping. But it is a crime. Farmington police say some anonymous tips led them to 7 suspects, all 16 years old who live in Farmington.

All could face charges of criminal damage to property. Police are still looking for more suspects. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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