Mug shot of man involved in shooting at Flips bar on Country Club released by El Paso Police

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Police have released the mugshot of the man involved in a shooting at a West El Paso bar earlier this month.

Josue Rojas Jr., 29, allegedly shot and killed Ruben Narciso Ramirez, 37, at about 10:46 p.m. on Feb. 17 at Flips Bar, 1071 Country Club Road. He also allegedly shot Bryan Scott Melendez, 30, and Emmanuel Caldero, 33, but their injuries were non-life threatening. 

Rojas left the scene but later surrendered to police at the Westside Regional Command Center. Additional charges are pending further investigation. 

Police said in a news release that Rojas was being escorted out by Melendez, the bar manager, when Ramirez attacked Rojas. Police allege Rojas then pulled out a gun, shooting Ramirez, Melendez and Caldero. The three victims were transported to University Medical Center where Ramirez was pronounced dead. Melendez and Caldero were listed in stable condition.

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