Carlsbad men accused of robbing delivery man

CARLSBAD, N.M. (KRQE) – Three men have been arrested for allegedly holding up a pizza delivery man at gunpoint and taking off in the delivery van.

Carlsbad police say Sunday night 19-year-old Brian Hand, 18-year-old Gabriel Armendariz and 21-year-old Gonzalo Romero walked out of a Pizza Inn and held a gun to the delivery driver’s neck and took about $300.

Police spotted the delivery van minutes later and chased it until the van crashed.

Police say the three men started running but were caught. 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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