UPDATE: Officers with the El Paso Police Department responded to an early 911 call on Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2022 for a possible aggravated assault at the 300 block of Colmillo in the Lower Valley.

The initial officer’s investigation determined that victim, 81-year-old Juan Macias Salas, was fatally stabbed inside the residence. Police say the victim was stabbed by his 25-year-old grandson, Kevin Robles, with a fork.

Robles was arrested, charged with murder and is under a $2,000,000 bond.

The Investigations is continuing.


EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) – an 80-year-old man was fatally stabbed by a family member, only identified as a 25-year-old man by El Paso Police department.

Units from the Mission Valley Regional Command responded to an emergency call from a family member to an aggravated assault. When officers arrived, they found that the 80-year-old man has died from his injuries.

According to EPPD, there were four people in the residence at the time of the incident and were not aware of any children in the house.

The alleged suspect was taken into police custody