Wednesday, October 29, 2014 - 1:34pm


Five people sentenced in connection with Texas Game Warden assaults

One of two men arrested last fall for assaulting two Texas game wardens following a high-speed pursuit in Limestone County has been sentenced to 30 years in prison following guilty pleas to five felonies stemming from the case.

Dona Ana County Sheriff: Man suspected of fondling 10-year-old family member arrested

Authorities in Dona Ana County have arrested and charged 29-year-old with Jose Luis Melendez with criminal sexual penetration after he allegedly fondled a 10-year-old family member.

Las Cruces massage therapist charged with violating therapy client

A Las Cruces massage therapist is behind bars after Dona Ana County Sheriff's Deputies allege that he violated a client during a massage therapy session earlier this month.

Las Cruces man given maximum sentence for shooting, near fatal pistol-whipping of girlfriend

A Las Cruces man received the maximum 33 1/2 year sentence after a jury found him guilty of attempted first degree murder, aggravated burglary, child abuse and felon in possession of a firearm.

El Paso woman behind bars in South Texas for illegally obtaining prescription meds

Yvonne Yvette Sanchez, 38, is originally from El Paso.

Man arrested for allegedly stabbing stepson in West El Paso

A 53-year-old man has ben charged with stabbing his stepson multiple times after an argument in a home in West El Paso.

Reports of three men with a gun leads to truck stop arrest of pair of teens

Two El Paso teens were arrested by El Paso Sheriff's Deputies early Monday morning at the Flying J Truck Stop located at 1301 Horizon Blvd.

$3,000 reward offered for wanted, violent Texas sex offender

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Leo Colston, 60, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offenders list, and a cash reward up to $3,000 is now being offered for information leading to his capture.

El Paso woman arrested, accused of lying about stolen TV

El Paso Police have charged a Lower Valley woman with falsely reporting a burglary late last month. Investigators said 44-year-old Cynthia Marquez had rented a television from Casa TV Rentals and then sold the TV to someone.

EPPD: Teen driving stolen truck crashes into light pole, 6 vehicles at South El Paso park

A teen is behind bars after allegedly stealing a truck in east El Paso, driving it to a south El Paso park where he lost control of the vehicle, striking a light pole and crashing into several parked cars.

Mesilla woman charged with dousing baby with pepper spray

A Mesilla woman has been charged with child abuse after she allegedly doused a one-year-old baby with pepper spray during a domestic dispute.

EPCSO nab two suspected thieves 10-miles from scene of crime

El Paso County Sheriff's Deputies nabbed two alleged thieves in Fabens early Wednesday morning.

Juarez mother kills two children, self in apparent murder suicide

A Juarez mother shot her 9-year-old son and 4-year-old daughter before turning the gun on herself earlier this week, according to Juarez law enforcement officials. 

EPPD: Teen soldier accused in deadly I-10 crash had just left nightclub

The teenaged Fort Bliss soldier accused of killing two construction workers on the freeway had just left a nightclub, according to a newly-released El Paso Police report.

Arrest affidavit reveals extent of improper relationship between Irvin teacher, student

According to documents obtained Wednesday afternoon, the relationship between former Irvin HS theater teacher Ceclia Schlesinger and a student began after he enrolled in her class in January 2014.