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EPPD: Two people stabbed by man waiting for cab

Two people were stabbed early Saturday morning after a man became irate while waiting for a cab, according to El Paso Police.

Second suspect arrested in Las Cruces molestation case

A second man suspected of sexually assaulting a young Las Cruces boy was arrested today on a warrant in Carlsbad, N.M.

$1,000 reward for information on man who assaulted 4-year-old girl

Las Cruces Crime Stoppers is offering a $1,000 reward for information that helps identify a man who is suspected of sexually assaulted a 4-year-old girl two weeks ago.

Third Las Cruces municipal employee in probe charged

A third municipal employee suspected of falsifying public documents has been charged with multiple felonies.

Suspect in Cincinnati district murder set to appear in Bexar County court Friday

Luis Castruita is accused of shooting 22-year-old Efren Gonzalez in the Miner Plaza parking lot just before 2:30 a.m. Saturday morning, and this isn't the first time Castruita has been in trouble for allegedly shooting someone.

Arrest Affidavit: Suspect in Cincinnati murder seen in video footage at scene

Monday morning, El Paso Police Detectives made an arrest in the murder of 22-year-old Efren Gonzalez.

Man with previous intoxication manslaughter conviction attempts to outrun EPCSO deputies

Two men are under arrest after El Paso County Sheriffs' Deputies say the pair tried to outrun a Deputy during a traffic stop early Sunday morning.

UPDATE: Man arrested in connection with murder near Cincinnati District

UPDATE (March 22): El Paso Police have arrested and charged 36-year-old Luis Castruita of the 600 block of Prospect in connection with the murder of 22-year-old Efren Gonzalez early Saturday morning.

Arrest affidavit in east El Paso murder outlines history of violence

The man accused of brutally gunning down his estranged wife's friend, Anthony Bowler, in her home had a history of violence with his estranged wife that culminated with the deadly shooting Saturday morning.

East El Paso murder suspect has history of run-ins with the law

The man accused of gunning down a 30-year-old man at an East El Paso home has a history of run-ins with the law, according to court records.

Police identify victim, alleged gunman in eastside murder

El Paso Police Department has arrested and booked 25-year-old Alberto Antonio Mendiola in connection with the murder of Anthony Bowler, 30, on El Paso's east side early Saturday morning.

EPPD investigating five shots fired calls in NE El Paso

The El Paso Police are investigating five separate 'shots fired' calls that occurred overnight in Northeast El Paso early Friday morning.

CBP seizes 28.6 pounds of cocaine at Santa Teresa port

U.S. Customs and Border Protection Office of Field Operation officers working at the Santa Teresa port of entry seized 28.6 pounds of cocaine Thursday. The estimated street value of the seized contraband is $915,200.

Woman wanted for questioning in Dona Ana County burglaries

Authorities with the Dona Ana County Sheriff's office are now looking for a woman in connection with a rash of burglaries that have been linked to a

NM inmate caught in alleged heroin smuggling attempt

An inmate at the Dona Ana Detention Center is facing criminal charges of possession of a narcotic after jail personnel foiled his plan to bring heroin into the detention facility on Thursday.