CrimeBeat

UPDATE: Suspect in EPCC shooting in custody

UPDATE: EPCC Police confirm the suspected shooter was arrested. The suspect is in custody of the EPCC police and is being questioned. EPCC Police said he will eventually be handed over to El Paso Police.

Man charged in Wednesday crash that left El Paso City Employee fighting for his life

El Paso Police have released the identity of the man who allegedly struck a City of El Paso Environmental Services Cod

Las Cruces man suspected of sexually assaulting toddler

A 30-year-old Las Cruces man has been arrested and charged with sexually assaulting a 3-year-old boy after the toddler reported the alleged assault to a babysitter.

DASCO: Las Cruces man tells girlfriend he'd been abducted, was really at neighborhood bar

A Las Cruces man is behind bars after he told his girlfriend he had been abducted at knifepoint when he had really been at an area bar with a group of co-workers.

Alleged burglary suspect believed to be back in Doña Ana County after fleeing to Mexico

Doña Ana County Sheriff's deputies are searching for an alleged burglary suspect believed to be back in Doña Ana County after fleeing to Mexico.

EPCSO: Montana Vista man suspected of aggravated sexual assault of a child

The El Paso Sheriff's Office Crimes Against Persons Detectives are asking the community for their help in locating a man who is wanted for aggravated sexual assault and unlawful restraint of a child.

Dispute between neighbors over car sale leads to arrest

A Las Cruces man is behind bars, charged with one count of robbery, aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, tampering with evidence, and battery after a fight with a neighbor escalated Sunday night.

Man wanted on three felony warrants captured by Sheriff's Deputies

A wanted felon was captured by El Paso County Sheriff's Deputies Thursday in Northeast El Paso.

Dona Ana 'car surfing' incident leads to arrest of man for drunk driving, child abuse

A 23-year-old Las Cruces man is behind bars today after being accused of allowing a 14-year-old to 'car surf' while he allegedly did 'donuts' by the river levee while intoxicated.

NM inmate found guilty of murdering fellow inmate in 2006

A Dona Ana County Detention Center inmate was convicted of brutally murdering a fellow inmate on Wednesday afternoon.

Man suspected of stealing from Target sought by authorities

El Paso Crime Stoppers is asking the community for assistance identifying a man who was caught on camera at the Target Store at Bassett Place taking several items on at least two occasions.

Woman arrested by LCPD after allegedly assaulting young female family member

A Las Cruces woman was arrested by police after a series of events that led to her being arrested and charged with sexually assaulting and kidnapping a family member.

Las Cruces man charged with stabbing teen during party melee

The man suspected of stabbing a 16-year-old boy during a brawl at a party early Friday morning has been arrested by Las Cruces Police. Pascual Jose Diaz, 25, is charged with one count of aggravated battery with a deadly weapon.

LCPD: Truck driver arrested, accused of kidnapping Louisiana woman

Las Cruces Police arrested a long-haul truck driver from California on Thursday after a woman entered the TravelCenters of America saying she had been held against her will.

Young mother busted smuggling marijuana

El Paso Customs and Border Protections Agents working at the El Paso ports of of entry made seven separate marijuana seizures over the weekend. Overall, CBP netted 508 pounds of marijuana with a street value of $406,400.