UPDATE 10/27/22: The woman found near the intersection of Mission Ridge Blvd. and Bob Hope Dr. has been identified as 42-year-old Guatemalan National Delmy Odilia Timal Urtado.

Identification and next of kin notifications were made possible by collaborative efforts between the El Paso County Medical Examiner’s Office, the Consulate of Guatemala in Del Rio Texas, and the El Paso County Sheriff’s Office.


EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) – The El Paso County Sheriff’s office is investigating a body that was found in far east El Paso. The discovery was made near Bob Hope and Mission Ridge area.

The Sherriff’s Office says it received a call about a found body just before 9:30 this morning.
Deputies were dispatched onto the scene where they were directed approximately 100 yards into the desert where investigators located the body of a female.

As of now, she has not been identified but the circumstances surrounding her death are suspicious. The sheriff’s office has now cleared this area and as soon as more information is released, we will update you on air and online.