POSTED: Sunday, July 22, 2012 - 8:45pm
UPDATED: Sunday, July 22, 2012 - 9:10pm
EAST EL PASO — El Paso police say a man is dead after being stabbed in East El Paso.
Officer's arrived to the scene only to investigate a suspicious vehicle, but things took a turn for the worse.
El Paso police say when the officer arrived, he noticed what is described as a very large house party.
"He saw several people out on the street. The officer was informed by some of the people who were out on the street that a person had actually been injured. The officer then found our 21-year-old victim laying in the intersection,” said Javier Sambrano with The El Paso Police Dept.
Police say this is the 17th murder of the year.
Police are still looking for the suspect. If you have any information that can help police you are asked to call crime-stoppers at 915-566-8477.