El Paso man facing kidnapping, sexual assault charges in New Mexico


EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) — An El Paso man is behind bars after an incident that began in Anthony, New Mexico last week.

Stephen Delira is charged with Kidnapping, Criminal Sexual Penetration, and Interference with Communications following an investigation into the incident by the Doña Ana County Sheriff’s Office.

Details were limited, but officials say the U.S. Marshalls’ Office and El Paso Police Department took Delira into custody at his West El Paso home Saturday.

He is currently being held without bond in the El Paso County Detention Center pending extradition to New Mexico.

KTSM will update this story as additional arresting documents become available.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

KTSM Video Center

Name of fallen police officer yet to be added to overpass dedicated in his memory

El Pasoans celebrate water lantern festival

Juneteenth in El Paso

Families unable to cross the border embrace across the Rio Grande during Hugs Not Walls event

KTSM 9 News

Fort Bliss soldier found guilty, sentenced in court-martial

More El Paso News
Advertise with KTSM 9 Link

More crime

More Crime