Man accused of destroying 4 computers at New Mexico hospital: 4 details

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Tuesday, September 8th, 2020
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A New Mexico male presumably destroyed thousands of dollars worth of computers and telephone devices at Farmington, N.M.-based San Juan Regional Medical Center, according to a report in the Farmington Daily Times.

4 information:.

1. The male pushed down four computers and a telephone system at one of the nurses stations at the health center.

2. The hospital called the Farmington Police Department, and when law enforcement arrived, the guy was screaming at health center staff.

3. The guy is accused of a fourth-degree felony count of criminal residential or commercial property damage and a petty misdemeanor of disorderly conduct.

4. The medical facility approximated each destroyed computer system expense around $6,000 and the telephone system cost around $1,000.

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