CrimeBeat

Former teacher wanted for failing to appear in court

A former El Paso teacher is a wanted man after failing to show up in court.

Trial dates set in downtown basement murder

Trial dates are now set for the five homeless people accused of stabbing, beating, gagging and setting fire to a man's body in downtown back in September.

Traffic stop turns into $2m pot bust

A simple traffic stop by El Paso Police officers turns into a multi-million dollar marijuana bust.

(UPDATE) EPPD investigating discovery of burned body in South-Central

UPDATE:  Coy de los Santos, a resident in the neighborhood, said he discovered the the body while trying to find where the water leak was coming from. 

UTEP cheer coach arrested for DWI before bowl game

A UTEP cheerleading coach won't be on the field during Saturday's big bowl game in Albuquerque. David Vasquez was arrested Thursday night.

Juarez teen who posed as North Texas 6th grader allegedly fondled 3rd grader

The 17-year-old Juarez boy who was reported missing this summer and was later found posing as a sixth grader in a north Texas elementary school has now been charged with indecency with a child/sexual contact (fondling) stemming from the ongoing

LCPD charges elderly man suspected in hit-and-run crash that injured twin teenage girls

Las Cruces Police arrested and charged the elderly man suspected of seriously inujuring two twin teenage girls in a hit-and-run crash on Picacho Avenue Monday afternoon.

Police identify couple involved in Wednesday murder-suicide

El Paso Police are releasing new details about the murder suicide involving an east El Paso woman an her ex-boyfriend.

Dona Ana County man reportedly crashes into pole during high-speed chase

A high-speed pursuit in Dona Ana County's East Mesa could have ended much differently Wednesday night.

LCPD nab suspected serial car burglar

Las Cruces Police nabbed a suspected serial car burglar last week after reportedly catching him red-handed in a Wing Daddy's Parking lot.

Man suspected of stabbing Horizon City woman leads police on high speed chase

Officers from the Horizon City Police Department were involved in a high-speed chase involving a man suspected of stabbing a woman early Thursday morning.

Meteorologist shot outside central Texas television station

The search continues for the man who shot KCEN Meteorologist Patrick Crawford. Crawford was shot multiple times in the parking lot of the Eddy, Texas KCEN studios Wednesday morning. He remains in the hospital in stable condition.

Autopsy report: man killed by police was shot seven times

A man who was killed by police outside an El Paso hotel two months ago was shot 7 times. That's according to an autopsy report now released.

Man sentenced for attempting to shoot DASO Deputy

A Las Cruces man was sentenced to 21-years in prison for attempting to shoot a Dona Ana County Sheriff's Deputy during a traffic stop in 2013.