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Report: Former El Paso police officer changed story about deadly shooting

An El Paso police officer who shot and killed an unarmed, handcuffed prisoner at the El Paso County jail admitted during an investigation that deadly force wasn't warranted.

Man wanted in connection to Lower Valley murder arrested

A man who has been on the run after allegedly shooting and killing a 38-year-old man in El Paso's Lower Valley late last month was arrested early Thursday morning.

Suspect in 2006 Bravo Cadillac Hummer dealership shooting taken into custody

A man who was wanted by El Paso Police for his alleged involvement in the January 17, 2006 shooting at a Bravo Cadillac Hummer dealership on Montana was turned over to EPPD's Crimes Against Persons unit by the agents from El Paso Field Offi

Suspect in Anthony murder arrested in El Paso

The man suspected of stabbing a 21-year-old Anthony man as he walked him from his shift at an area McDonalds earlier this year was arrested on first-degree murder charges in El Paso on Tuesday.

LCPD: Suspect in identity theft case a registered sex offender from Texas

The man suspected of stealing the identity of a Central Texas man and using it to live and work in the Las Cruces area was arrested in Santa Fe on Tuesday, but his arrest may have solved a 5-year-long manhunt in the Texas panhandle.

Bond reduced for teen allegedly involved in Central El Paso murder

El Paso Police have finally released the mugshots of the three teenagers who are accused of being involved in the death of 18-year-old Aaron Ochoa in a Central El Paso Parking lot in late October.

Autopsy report shows El Paso woman was stabbed close to two dozen times

An El Paso woman was stabbed close to two dozen times in October, by a man who also shot an El Paso police officer. That's according to an autopsy report just released.

Texas 'satanic' murder trial begins

Opening statements began Monday in the trial of a Texas teenager accused of brutally killing a 15-year-old girl in a brutal satanic ritual.

Amber Alert issued for Houston infant after mother found in fridge

An Amber Alert has been issued for a missing 11-month-old after the body of the child's mother was found stuffed inside a refrigerator inside their Houston, Texas apartment.

$1,000 reward offered for Las Cruces cell phone burglar

Las Cruces Crime Stoppers is offering a $1,000 reward for information about a man who is suspected of throwing a rock through a Las Cruces area business and getting away with over $18,000 in merchandise.

EPPD looking for driver who hit & killed man in Lower Valley

El Paso Police continue their search for the driver they say hit and killed a man in the Lower Valley on Friday night.

Murdered Fort Bliss soldier identified, suspect arrested in Arizona

El Paso Police say they have arrested the man suspected of murdering a 20-year-old Fort Bliss soldier in her Central El Paso apartment Thursday.

Dona Ana County man convicted of aggravated assault with intent to kill officer

A Dona Ana County man was convicted of Aggravated Assault on a Peace Officer with intent to Kill, Tampering with Evidence and Resisting, Evading & Obstructing stemming from an April 2013 incident with a DACSO Sheriff's Sergeant.

Las Cruces psychiatrist charged for alleged abuse of former patient

A Las Cruces psychiatrist was arrested and charged with abusing a former patient after a reportedly violent confrontation in the Behavioral Health Services parking lot Tuesday.

Boxer Antonio Escalante arrested for suspicion of DWI, again

Boxer Antonio Escalante, Jr. Has been arrested for suspicion of DWI for the fourth time this year. The latest arrest came Wednesday at the same convenience store as his first DWI arrest in February.