El Paso County Newswire

El Paso County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for El Paso County, TX.

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  1. San Elizario man arrested on assault, drug chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | El Paso Times

    San Elizario man nabbed on assault, pot charges A San Elizario man wanted by authorities was arrested Monday by El Paso County sheriff's deputies. Check out this story on ElPasoTimes.com: A San Elizario man wanted on a probation violation in a drug case was arrested Monday by El Paso County sheriff's deputies, officials said Tuesday.

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  2. Sheriff's Office searching for man who tried to steal BB pistol from storeRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Gazette

    The El Paso County Sheriff's Office says that this man tried to steal a BB pistol from a local store this month. The El Paso County Sheriff's Office is looking for a man who attempted to steal a semi-automatic BB pistol from a local store this month.

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  3. Even a courthouse is no sanctuary for immigrantRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Arkansas Times

    ... victims of domestic abuse where she had been living. She left under arrest. "This is really unprecedented," El Paso County Attorney Jo Anne Bernal told The Washington Post. It was the first time in her 23 years at the courthouse, Bernal said, that ... 2 comments

  4. Grudge Match Wins Kimzey his third Road to Cheyenne tour titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | PR Log

    EL PASO, Texas - Feb. 19, 2017 - PRLog -- Selecting the bull that bucked him off and cost him an event win two weeks prior, Sage Kimzey made a big move to stay on top of Big Lew in the final four man Shoot Out round to take home the $23,000 check and the championship title of the 2017 Casa Ford Tuff Hedeman Championship Bull Riding presented by Sunland Park Racetrack and Casino. Kimzey, the only rider on the roster to ride three bulls, thrilled the sellout crowd at the EL Paso County Coliseum winning the title for the second time in his young career.

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  5. Gov. Abbott promotes his agenda in El PasoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | El Paso Times

    ... follow state mandates on immigration enforcement. Texas Governor Greg Abbott was the keynote speaker at the El Paso County Republican Party Lincoln Day Dinner at the Blackstone Event Center in El Paso. Speaking at Saturday's Lincoln Day Dinner ... 9 comments

  6. CrimePolice identify suspect, victim in Northeast shootingPolice...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | El Paso Times

    ... Medical Center of El Paso, where he died. Castro was arrested and charged with murder. He was booked into the El Paso County Detention Facility, and his bond was set at $850,000. Read or Share this story: http ...

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  7. Woman Accused of Abducting Woman Who Shamed Muslims Read Story APRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | KCEN

    ... h one count of kidnapping and can face up to life in prison if convicted. She is confined without bond to the El Paso County Jail until a Wednesday detention hearing before a federal magistrate.

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  8. WATCH Joy Reid Kick Bigoted Off-Topic JD Hayworth Off AM JoyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | Crooks and Liars

    ... There was an arrest of an immigrant who went in to seek domestic violence protection. This was somebody in El Paso county, Texas and it was a hearing from -- order to unprecedented last week when half a dozen immigration pfficers showed up at a ...

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  9. Arrest of abused immigrant unleashes debate: Where should line be drawn?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Yahoo!

    ... her by the arm, escorted her outside, and took her into custody. It's a case that has shocked and outraged El Paso county officials, who called the enforcement action in their courtroom an unprecedented federal intrusion into a space meant to ensure ...

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  10. Woman accused of abducting woman who shamed MuslimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Daily Mail

    ... kidnapping, which is punishable upon conviction by up to life in prison. She is confined without bond to the El Paso County Jail until a Wednesday detention hearing before a federal magistrate. No attorney is listed for her on jail records.

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  11. Immigration arrests unleash debate: Where should line be drawn?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Christian Science Monitor

    An El Paso County judge said the arrest of an undocumented immigrant seeking help from abuse 'is not who we are.' But others say rule of law must come first.

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  12. Tip leads to arrest of man featured on mostaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | El Paso Times

    ... connection with a drug charge and several theft counts, officials said. Alejandro Lopez, 30, was arrested by El Paso County Sheriff's Office Fugitive Warrants and Apprehension Unit on Wednesday at a home in the 11900 block of Braveheart Avenue in El ...

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  13. ICE agents lied about how they arrested a domestic violence victimRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | ThinkProgress

    Two ICE agents arrive on the 10th floor of the courthouse, where family court CREDIT: Screenshot via El Paso County Video footage released on Thursday reveals that federal immigration agents entered a Texas courthouse to arrest an undocumented transgender woman seeking a protective order from her allegedly abusive partner. The footage directly contradicts a sworn affidavit from the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents involved in the case.

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  14. Customs arrest in courthouse sends "horrible" message, official saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | CBS News

    Local Texas officials said a review of courthouse security footage shows federal immigration agents detained a transgender woman seeking a protective order for alleged domestic violence while she was inside the courthouse. El Paso County Attorney Jo Anne Bernal said she reviewed the courthouse security footage that shows federal agents entering the courthouse on February 9, approaching Irvin Gonzalez as she was leaving the protective-order courtroom and escorting her out of the building by the elbow. 20 comments

  15. Editorial: Undocumented immigrants are all targets nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Boston.com

    Guadalupe Garcia de Rayos was locked in a van that was stopped in the street by protesters outside the Immigration and Customs Enforcement facility in Phoenix. Last week, a domestic violence victim went to a courthouse in El Paso County, Texas, to seek a protective order against her alleged abuser.

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  16. ACLU Comment on ICE Arrest of Domestic Abuse VictimRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Gilmer Mirror

    ... when agents are dealing with an "immediate victim or witness to a crime." Additionally, it is against El Paso County policy to inquire as to citizenship status in order not to discourage victims or witnesses from coming forward. "Both state and ...

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  17. Texas officials say ICE detained immigrant inside courthouseRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 16 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    Local Texas officials say federal immigration agents detained a transgender woman seeking a protective order for alleged domestic violence while she was inside a courthouse. Several El Paso County officials told the El Paso Times that agents detained Irvin Gonzalez as she was leaving a courtroom on Feb. 9. Immigration officials say Gonzalez has been convicted of several crimes since 2010 including assault and larceny, and has been deported six times.

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  18. ICE detains woman seeking domestic abuse protection at Texas courthouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Chron

    A hearing in the El Paso County went from ordinary to "unprecedented" last week when half a dozen Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents showed up at a courthouse where an undocumented woman was seeking a protective order against the boyfriend she accused of abusing her. The woman, a citizen of Mexico who was living in El Paso, Texas, had been driven to the courthouse by a victim's advocate from the Center Against Sexual and Family Violence, a shelter for victims of domestic abuse where she had been living.

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  19. Immigration agents detain woman seeking domestic abuse protection at Texas courthouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | The Washington Post

    A U.S. Border Patrol vehicle sits in front of the border fence in El Paso, on Feb. 2. A hearing in El Paso County in Texas went from ordinary to "unprecedented" last week when half a dozen Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents showed up at a courthouse where an undocumented woman was seeking a protective order against the boyfriend she accused of abusing her. The woman, a citizen of Mexico who was living in El Paso had been driven to the courthouse by a victim's advocate from the Center Against Sexual and Family Violence, a shelter for victims of domestic abuse where she had been living.

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  20. Officials dispute affidavit detaining violence victimRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | El Paso Times

    ... a protective order. Federal officials have said they took her into custody outside the courthouse. AUSTIN - El Paso County officials - including an eyewitness - are disputing a version of events in a sworn affidavit federal immigration officials ...

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