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El Paso Crime

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  • Murder trial in death of former Klaq DJ delayed

    13 hrs ago | via El Paso Times 

    Leonel Hernandez is expected to go to trial next year in connection with the fatal shooting of Richard "Mardi Gras" Madrigal Jr. Murder trial in shooting of El Paso DJ delayed after public defender quits Leonel Hernandez is expected to go to trial next year in connection with the fatal shooting of Richard "Mardi Gras" Madrigal Jr. Check out this story on ElPasoTimes.com: Police say that May 27, a man at the Family Dollar, 2281 N. Zaragoza Road, picked up phone chargers, hid them in his pockets and threatened a worker.

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  • El Paso triple-murder suspect was on probation

    13 hrs ago | via El Paso Times 

    An El Paso man accused of killing three teenagers on Lincoln Avenue was on probation and accused of beating jail inmate over a stolen bag of chips. Suspect in El Paso triple-murder was on probation; 2 victims had been arrested An El Paso man accused of killing three teenagers on Lincoln Avenue was on probation and accused of beating jail inmate over a stolen bag of chips.

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  • Driver sought in deadly East Side hit-and-run

    13 hrs ago | via El Paso Times 

    El Paso police seek an unknown hit-and-run driver who struck and killed Roland Reyes on Rojas Drive in the East Side. East El Paso hit-and-run driver sought in death of Roland Reyes on Rojas Drive El Paso police seek an unknown hit-and-run driver who struck and killed Roland Reyes on Rojas Drive in the East Side.

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  • Suspect sought in robbery of Family Dollar store

    Saturday Sep 15 | via El Paso Times 

    Police say that May 27, a man walked into the store at 2281 N. Zaragoza Road, picked up phone chargers and hid them in his pockets. Crime of the Week: Suspect sought in robbery of East Side El Paso Family Dollar Police say that May 27, a man walked into the store at 2281 N. Zaragoza Road, picked up phone chargers and hid them in his pockets.

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  • Police officer charged with hurting baby son

    Saturday Sep 15 | via El Paso Times 

    The 4-month-old son of El Paso police Officer Carlos Mendez suffered several fractured ribs and a torn liver, authorities said. El Paso police Officer Carlos Mendez charged with injuring his 4-month-old son The 4-month-old son of El Paso police Officer Carlos Mendez suffered several fractured ribs and a torn liver, authorities said.

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  • Murder suspect in Las Cruces case extradited to US

    Friday Sep 14 | via El Paso Times 

    Gregorio Zavala had been wanted since Jan. 7, 1994, in connection with the fatal shooting of 21-year-old Ricardo Soria. Murder suspect in 1994 Las Cruces cold case arrested in Mexico, extradited to US Gregorio Zavala had been wanted since Jan. 7, 1994, in connection with the fatal shooting of 21-year-old Ricardo Soria.

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  • Services set for girl killed in hit-and-run

    Friday Sep 14 | via El Paso Times 

    The family has set funeral and visitation services for Giselle Martinez, the 13-year-old Lincoln Middle School student who was killed in a hit-and-run Services set for Lincoln Middle School girl, 13, killed in hit-and-run accident The family has set funeral and visitation services for Giselle Martinez, the 13-year-old Lincoln Middle School student who was killed in a hit-and-run Check out this story on ElPasoTimes.com: Two women are sought in the Aug. 20, 2018, robbery of the Family Dollar store at 1820 Alabama St. in Central El Paso.

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  • 3 killed in shooting in Central El Paso

    Friday Sep 14 | via El Paso Times 

    Three people were killed and another was wounded in a shooting Friday evening on Lincoln Avenue in Central El Paso. 3 dead, 1 hospitalized in shooting on Lincoln Avenue in Central El Paso Three people were killed and another was wounded in a shooting Friday evening on Lincoln Avenue in Central El Paso.

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  • Mexican who 'raped daughter' caught trying to illega...

    Friday Sep 14 | via Daily Mail 

    Mexican man, 39, caught trying to illegally enter US is wanted for 'raping his 15-year-old daughter' and was previously deported A Mexican man accused of raping his 15-year-old daughter was caught trying to illegally enter the United States. Rusbel Zamorano-Calderon, 39, was captured by border patrol agents trying to cross the border in Ysleta, around 15 miles south of El Paso, Texas , on Tuesday.

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  • El Paso officer arrested in fatal hit-and-run

    Thursday Sep 13 | via El Paso Times 

    El Paso police Officer Roberto Garcia was arrested Wednesday in connection with a fatal hit-and-run Jan. 1 near Vinton. El Paso police officer arrested in fatal hit-and-run wreck near Vinton on New Year's Day El Paso police Officer Roberto Garcia was arrested Wednesday in connection with a fatal hit-and-run Jan. 1 near Vinton.

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  • Teen in jail on $100,000 bond in girl's death

    Wednesday Sep 12 | via El Paso Times 

    Samuel Thomas Garcia, 17, is in El Paso County Jail on a $100,000 bond. He was arrested in the fatal hit-and-run of a Lincoln Middle School girl, 13. Teen in jail on $100,000 bond in fatal hit-and-run of Lincoln Middle School girl Samuel Thomas Garcia, 17, is in El Paso County Jail on a $100,000 bond.

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  • Teen arrested in viral police video arrested again

    Wednesday Sep 12 | via El Paso Times 

    Julian Saucedo, 17, was scheduled to appear Wednesday before County Criminal Court 2 Judge Robert S. Anchondo, but showed up late and was arrested. Teen arrested in viral video of El Paso officer pulling gun on kids arrested again Julian Saucedo, 17, was scheduled to appear Wednesday before County Criminal Court 2 Judge Robert S. Anchondo, but showed up late and was arrested.

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  • Sex offender allegedly exposed self to girl, 12

    Tuesday Sep 11 | via El Paso Times 

    Noel Aguayo, a registered sex offender in El Paso, allegedly drove up to a girl, 12, last week and exposed himself before asking if she wanted a ride. El Paso sex offender allegedly drove up to 12-year-old girl, exposed himself Noel Aguayo, a registered sex offender in El Paso, allegedly drove up to a girl, 12, last week and exposed himself before asking if she wanted a ride.

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  • Girl, 13, dies in hit-and-run; suspect arrested

    Monday Sep 10 | via El Paso Times 

    The uncle of a girl who was struck by a truck in a hit-and-run says the 13-year-old died over the weekend. She was walking from Lincoln Middle School.

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  • 18 in El Paso arrested in sweep of opioid fraud

    Monday Sep 10 | via El Paso Times 

    The investigation led to the arrest of 18 out of 24 suspects Thursday wanted for allegedly committing fraud in order to get prescription drugs. 18 from El Paso arrested in prescription opioid fraud after 8-month investigation The investigation led to the arrest of 18 out of 24 suspects Thursday wanted for allegedly committing fraud in order to get prescription drugs.

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  • Man faces murder charge in Lower Valley stabbing

    Monday Sep 10 | via El Paso Times 

    El Paso police charged Daniel Acevedo Jr. with suspicion of murder in connection with the stabbing death of Ricardo Campa at a Lower Valley home. El Paso man faces murder charge, $1 million bond in Lower Valley stabbing El Paso police charged Daniel Acevedo Jr. with suspicion of murder in connection with the stabbing death of Ricardo Campa at a Lower Valley home.

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  • El Paso police have suspect in fatal hit-and-run

    Monday Sep 10 | via El Paso Times 

    An arrest warrant was issued Monday afternoon for the person wanted in a hit-and-run Friday afternoon that left a 13-year-old girl dead. Suspect turns self in to El Paso police for hit-and-run that killed girl, 13 An arrest warrant was issued Monday afternoon for the person wanted in a hit-and-run Friday afternoon that left a 13-year-old girl dead.

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  • El Paso man arrested in 3-year-old boy's death

    Friday Sep 7 | via El Paso Times 

    Adrian Amaya was arrested on a capital murder charge at an East El Paso apartment by police detectives and a U.S. Marshal's fugitive task force. El Paso man arrested on capital murder charge in death of 3-year-old boy on East Side Adrian Amaya was arrested on a capital murder charge at an East El Paso apartment by police detectives and a U.S. Marshal's fugitive task force.

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  • Tip leads to arrest of man on most-wanted list

    Friday Sep 7 | via El Paso Times 

    Christopher Aguilera, 26, was arrested Thursday at a home in the 100 block of Rio Monte Street in the Lower Valley. Man featured on Crime Stoppers of El Paso's Most Wanted list arrested in Lower Valley Christopher Aguilera, 26, was arrested Thursday at a home in the 100 block of Rio Monte Street in the Lower Valley.

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  • City Council candidate accused of slapping spouse

    Thursday Sep 6 | via El Paso Times 

    Council candidate Kizito Chisom Ekechukwu charged in assault case, allegedly slapped woman Kizito Chisom Ekechukwu was arrested on suspicion of assault causing bodily injury to a family member. Check out this story on ElPasoTimes.com: The El Paso Police Department, through the help of a grant, will add body cameras to two units.

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