CrimeBeat

Man identified in Far East El Paso suspicious death

Police have identified the man killed overnight Wednesday as 36-year-old Edgar Lespron of El Paso.

Odessa man arrested for allegedly stealing EPPD bait truck

A west Texas man was arrested in Downtown El Paso Tuesday afternoon after he allegedly took the bait, and stole a truck planted by El Paso Police in order to catch vehicle thieves.

Brothers suspected of string of Las Cruces robberies arrested

Two Las Cruces brothers suspected of a string of armed robberies dating back to late summer are behind bars after an anonymous Crime Stoppers tip led to their arrest.

Alamogordo police continue to investigate shooting death of two teens

Alamogordo Police are investigating the deaths of two young men that were found shot in a car earlier this month.

Man suspected of brutally raping, beating Anthony woman arrested after 17-years on the run

A man who has been on the run for over 17-years for allegedly raping and beating an Anthony woman was finally caught at the Santa Teresa Port of Entry last week.

EPCSO: Woman's body found near Anthony remains unidentified

El Paso County Sheriff's Officials are once again asking anyone in the community to come forward so they can help solve a mystery surrounding a woman's death.

Manhunt Monday: Man suspected of stealing $200,000 from nonprofit sought by authorities

Local law enforcement need help capturing a wanted fugitive who is wanted for allegedly stealing from an El Paso area non profit, and this isn't the first time he's accused of a similar crime.

Soldier shot, killed at welcome home party

A U.S. Army Veteran was shot and killed early Sunday while celebrating his recent homecoming from Afghanistan.

Suspect accused of stealing cash register during alleged convenience store robbery

El Paso police are searching for a man suspected of robbing a cash register from a Central El Paso convenience store. Police said the incident happened the evening of October 21st at the 7-11 store on Gateway East and Geronimo.

SWAT Team responding to home in Lower Valley after 'shots fired' call

UPDATE: El Paso Police took one person into custody shortly after 6 p.m. Friday evening following a SWAT standoff. The suspect has not been identified.  Police have not disclosed what, if any, charges he will face.

Grand Jury issues indictment for ex-Santa Fe Deputy

A Grand Jury has returned a True Bill, New Mexico's equivalent of an indictment, on Ex-Santa Fe Deputy Tai Chan for First Degree murder.

CBP seizes $453,456 worth of marijuana Tuesday

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers working at the El Paso port of entry made six marijuana seizures, totaling 566 pounds with an approximate street value of $453,456 Tuesday.

Special Assignment: Man acquitted despite confession (Part 1)

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CNN: Army says word Negro OK to use

A newly published U.S. Army regulation says a service member can be referred to as a "Negro" when describing "black or African American" personnel.