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LC Crime Stoppers: Reward offered for man with assumed identity

Las Cruces Crime Stoppers are offering a $1,000 reward for a man who has posed as a 30-year-old Texas man and worked in the Las Cruces area since 2009.

CBP agents make massive 540 pound marijuana bust

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers working at the El Paso port of entry made a massive 540 pound marijuana seizure bust Tuesday afternoon at the El Paso Port of Entry.

WANTED: EPPD make one arrest, search for second suspect in Lower Valley murder

El Paso Police have arrested one person in connection to the drive-by shooting death of 38-year-old David Gomez in El Paso's Lower Valley on November 22, but are still looking for a second man in connection with his death.

Texas Most Wanted: Violent sex offender sought by DPS

The reward for Jeffrey Ortiz, 37, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender and this month’s featured fugitive, has been increased to $8,000 for information leading to this capture if the tip comes in during the month of December.

Albuquerque Police seek mystery gunman

Police in Albuquerque, New Mexico turned up nothing Monday in their search for a heavily armed man that witnesses said was firing shots as he walked down a busy street.

Gadsden High teacher on leave, under criminal investigation

A teacher at Gadsden High School is on administrative leave pending the results of a criminal investigation, Gadsden Independent School District officials confirmed Monday afternoon.

EPPD identifies victim in late November Lower Valley murder

El Paso Police have finally confirmed the identity of the man who was killed over a week ago in El Paso's Lower Valley.

Three teens indicted for alleged involvement in Central El Paso murder

Three El Paso teens have been formally indicted on murder charges stemming from the murder of 18-year-old Aaron Ochoa in a central El Paso parking lot on October 30, 2014.

LCPD to increase patrols along Lohman-Telshor beginning Black Friday

Las Cruces Police will park its Mobile Operations Command center near the Mesilla Valley Mall beginning Black Friday and officers will have an increased presence along the Lohman-Telshor business district in the first few days following Thanksg

NMSU student charged with attempted murder of two NMSU students

A 23-year-old NMSU student has been charged with two counts of attempted first-degree murder after he allegedly shot two men early Sunday morning.

Borderland teen posing as 6th grader in North Texas arrested for child porn

In Texas, a teenager is suspected of recruiting children at an elementary school for an admitted sex abuser. Arturo Castrellon remembers the sob story he said Randy Wesson told him when Wesson and Richard Lugo moved in next door.

EPPD identifies couple involved in Eastridge murder-suicide

El Paso Police have identified the two people involved in what they believe was a murder-suicide in the Eastridge neighborhood in east El Paso Thursday morning.

Fort Bliss soldier identified as suspect in Downtown nightclub shooting

UPDATE: A spokesperson with Fort Bliss confirms that Martin Daniel Guerrero is a Specialist in the U.S. Army and is assigned to the 1st Armored Division at Fort Bliss.