Name of man arrested in East El Paso club shooting released by police

News

EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) – The gang unit arrested a man accused of shooting and killing another man outside of an East El Paso nightclub.

Police announced the arrest Tuesday morning and later named Elijah Jaden Covington, 20, as the man facing charges of murder and deadly conduct in connection with the death of Jamall Deontrae Jones-Aguilar Sunday night.

Covington was arrested Monday night in the 11000 block of Dyer by the El Paso Police Department Gang Unit and U.S. Marshals Lone Star Fugitive Task Force.

He was booked into the El Paso County Detention Facility on bonds totaling $1.025 million.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

KTSM Video Center

County Courthouse to be close Tuesday and Wednesday

Stimulus paid past due electric bills for one family, 40,000 El Pasoans still behind

New direct connector from westbound I-10 to Juárez now open

NMSU distributes 500 COVID-19 vaccines in drive-through distribution event

Fort Bliss soldier accused of sexual assault identified

Rapid Testing

More El Paso News
Advertise with KTSM 9 Link

More crime

More Crime