EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) – Montana Vista residents woke up to heavy law enforcement presence in their neighborhood.

On September 20, 2022, at 05:48 am deputies with the El Paso County Sheriff’s Office
received a 9-1-1 call in reference to a person who had possibly been shot.

An El Paso County Sheriff’s Office spokesperson confirmed they are at the scene of a home on Whitetail Deer Drive and Greg Drive investigating an incident that left one person who was fatally shot and several subjects were detained.

Deputies have discovered a male subject and a vehicle that we believe are related in the desert area near the residence.

The Sheriff’s Office does not believe there is an ongoing threat to the area. There are schools in the area that were placed in lockdown, but that lockdown has since been lifted however the schools are still secured.

The investigation is ongoing, and more details are forthcoming.

We will update you both on-air and online as this story develops.

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