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Wednesday, January 28, 2015 - 11:16am


EPPD: Man found dead linked to officer drive-by, woman's murder

El Paso Police investigators tell NewsChannel 9 they believe the man found dead of a self-inflicted gunshot wound is the suspect in the murder of a woman, as well as the drive-by shooting that left a local policeman in stable condition.

UPDATE: Police officer shot in drive-by shooting; suspect on the loose

An El Paso police officer was shot Monday night in an apparent drive-by shooting in the Lower Valley.

Man faces felony charges for allegedly hitting two LCPD officers

A Las Cruces man is behind bars after he allegedly hit and kicked two Las Cruces Police Officers during an arrest Sunday evening.

Autopsy Report: Questions remain in Downtown murder

[Note: Some details may be graphic to some readers.] Questions remain in the death of Gerardo Luna, the man who was found bound, gagged and burned in the basement of a Downtown El Paso building on September 5, 2014.

Las Cruces man arrested in stabbing death of teen

A Las Cruces man has been arrested today after an investigation by the Doña Ana County Sheriff's Office into the stabbing death of 17-year old David Escamilla during a house party.

UPDATE: Man arrested after threatening girlfriend with machete

UPDATE: Dona Ana County Sheriff's Deputies were able to locate Ysidro Garcia, 45, after a tip came in as to his whereabouts.

Alleged drunk driver clocked going 32 mph over speed limit on I-10

El Paso Police arrested and charged a 48-year-old El Paso man with driving while intoxicated with a blood alcohol level over .15 early Thursday morning.

Hatch man accused of selling alcohol to minors before fatal crash

A Hatch man has been arrested and charged with illegally selling alcohol to three teenagers before a deadly crash that killed two people Tuesday night.

Teen charged with two counts of vehicular homicide after alleged drunk driving crash

A New Mexico teen has been charged with two counts of vehicular homicide in connection with a deadly crash in Hatch Tuesday night.

DASO: Man charged with violent, drug fueled attack on elderly mother

A 40-year-old Las Cruces man was arrested after an alleged violent drug-fueled attack on his 71-year-old mother with a knife and a barstool Sunday night.

LC woman arrested for allegedly stabbing brother

A Las Cruces woman has been arrested and charged with aggravated battery causing great bodily harm and tampering with evidence after allegedly stabbing her older brother multiple times last Thursday.

Four men charged in connection to September assault

Four El Paso men are being charged with Engaging in Organized Criminal Activity in connection with a shots fired call in early September.

Northeast El Paso motel evacuated after discovery of possible pipe bomb (UPDATE)

UPDATE: Police cleared the area and re-opened Sanders Ave. around 1:30 p.m. Officers on the scene wouldn't say what, if anything, was discovered.

Couple shot in school parking lot near Downtown El Paso

El Paso Police detectives are looking for the gunman who they say shot a couple near Downtown El Paso early Saturday morning.

Man sentenced for role in Coronado Tower arson

A 22-year-old El Paso man was sentenced to 60 months in federal prison in addition to probation and restitution for his role in the arson at Coronado Towers in April of 2013.