UPDATE: Police say death in East El Paso assault not result of a homicide

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EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) — UPDATE: The El Paso Police Department says a 24-year-old male died after an assault was reported at an East El Paso residence on Sunday morning.

The man’s death is not the result of a homicide, investigators say. Officers were dispatched to the 12000 block of Amstater. Police found a man had sustained life-threatening injuries. He was transported to a hospital where he was later pronounced dead.

An update from EPPD says the El Paso County Medical Examiner’s Office ruled the injuries the man received were not a result of a homicide.

No further information is available at this time. This story will be updated once more information comes into our newsroom.

PREVIOUS: The El Paso Police Department’s Crimes Against Persons Unit is investigating an early Sunday morning incident that left one person with serious injuries.

The victim was taken to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries.

According to EPPD, the victim was assaulted, which happened at the 12000 block of Amstater Circle in East El Paso, according to EPPD. The incident was reported to the media just before 4 a.m. on Sunday.

EPPD did not release further information about the incident.

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