EPPD: Man killed in Lower Valley home invasion

El Paso News

EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) — El Paso Police say a 20-year-old man is dead after being shot in an apparent home invasion in the Lower Valley Tuesday night.

It happened in the 1100 block of Prescott Drive near Phoenix Avenue and Giles Road in the Lower Valley. The victim was shot inside his home by two men, one is described as a Hispanic male and a second suspect is a Black man.

Police say the victim was taken to Del Sol Medical Center with life-threatening injuries where he was later pronounced dead.

Multiple EPPD units are searching the area for the suspects. The Crimes Against Persons unit is responding to the scene to begin a homicide investigation.

This is the fifth murder in 2020, the last was reported exactly two months ago on April 2.

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