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Man arrested, charged in abduction and sexual assault of woman from truck stop

Dona Ana County Sheriff's Deputies arrested a 62-year-old man after a woman alleged that he abducted her from a local truck stop and sexually assaulted her.

Talented CBP dog makes another half million dollar bust

U.S. Customs and Border Protection Office officers and U.S. Border Patrol agents seized 656 pounds of marijuana during a single drug bust on early Tuesday morning. Agents estimate the street value of the drugs at $524,800.

Thieves steal two trailers loaded with merchandise

El Paso Crime Stoppers are asking for the community's help to identify the person or people responsible for stealing two trailers loaded with merchandise from an east El Paso business on April 26, 2014.

Man arrested for allegedly shoplifting with girlfriend's teenage son

Police arrested a man and his girlfriend's 13-year-old son for allegedly stealing DVDs at a Walmart.

Man sentenced to ten years for deadly West El Paso crash

An El Paso man was sentenced to ten years in prison in connection with a DWI motorcycle crash that killed his passenger, 26-year-old Diane Valdez Bernal on June 11, 2013.

Woman sentenced to twelve years for intoxication manslaughter death of Fort Bliss Soldier

An El Paso woman was sentenced to twelve years in prison for intoxicated manslaughter Wednesday afternoon in the 205th District Court for her role in the 2012 death of a Fort Bliss Soldier.

Las Cruces pair accused of shoplifting, contributing to delinquency of a minor

Las Cruces Police arrested two people who are suspected of shoplifting at Kmart while the woman's young daughter accompanied them on Sunday afternoon. .

Las Cruces law enforcement confiscates $2,500 in illegal fireworks

Las Cruces fire, police and codes enforcement confiscated an estimated $2,500 worth of illegal fireworks and responded to several hundred calls related to fireworks during the 2014 season when vendors were allowed to sell their products.

Timeline: A history of lethal drug use in Texas

For nearly 30 years, Texas used the same three-drug lethal injection cocktail to execute death row inmates: sodium thiopental, an anesthetic, followed by pancuronium bromide, a muscle relaxant, and then potassium chloride, which brings about ca

Alleged drunk driver arrested for driving wrong-way on Loop 375

El Paso Sheriff's Deputies arrested an underage man for allegedly driving while intoxicated and getting on Loop 375 going the wrong-way early Saturday morning.

EPPD warns of scam involving El Paso Times classified ads

El Paso Police are warning citizens who place advertisements in the El Paso Times of a possible scam that is targeting them.

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.