Man seriously injured in early morning shooting

El Paso News

El Paso Police confirm they are responding to a shooting in the Lower Valley Wednesday morning. The shooting happened just before 5 a.m. near the Quality Inn on N. Yarbrough near Gateway East.

According to police, the shooting victim, identified only as a man, was taken to Del Sol Hospital with potentially life-threatening injuries. At this time, two people are being detained for questioning by police. 

Crimes Against Persons has been requested to the scene to investigate.

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