Father, son arrested during warrant execution: El Paso Sheriff’s


A father and son were arrested during a warrant bust on Tuesday.

Hector Verduzco, 19, and Omar Verduzco, 53, were arrested on Jan. 29 in the 1900 block of Vanessa Leigh Dr. 

The El Paso County Sheriff’s Office said they arrived at the home to execute a search warrant for Hector Verduzco and during the search his father “attempted to interfere with the search in an effort to impede deputies.”

Hector Verduzco was found hiding inside a workbench by deputies.

Both men were booked into the El Paso County Detention Facility. Hector Verduzco is facing charges of assault on a family or household member by trying to impede their breathing and two counts of possession of marijuana. Omar Verduzco is facing interference with public duties charges.

No other information has been released at this time. 

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