Newsletter - In The News - West Texas Gangshttps://westtexasantigangcenter.org/default.aspx?act=newsletter.aspx&category=In The News - West Texas Gangsen-us2023-12-09T05:30:20.5899107-06:00Two teens arrested, accused of a carjacking at a McDonald's in far east El Pasohttps://westtexasantigangcenter.org/default.aspx?act=newsletter.aspx&category=In The News - West Texas Gangs&newsletterid=26811/27/2023 12:00:00 AM<p>EL PASO, Texas (KFOX14/CBS4) &#8212;&nbsp;Police arrested two teenagers in connection to a carjacking in far east El Paso that ended up in a SWAT situation Saturday morning.</p><p>Billy Christian Charles and Elijai Koroma-- both 17 years old-- were arrested after they allegedly stole a man's truck at gunpoint while at the McDonald's drive-thru at 14230 Edgemere Boulevard at 1 a.m.EPPD releases details from arrest in Sunday's stolen car incidenthttps://westtexasantigangcenter.org/default.aspx?act=newsletter.aspx&category=In The News - West Texas Gangs&newsletterid=26711/27/2023 12:00:00 AMEL PASO, Texas (KFOX14/CBS4) &#8212;&nbsp;The El Paso Police Department on Monday released an affidavit stemming from the arrest of two Chaparral teens involved in Sunday's stolen car incident that resulted in one of the suspects crashing into a police vehicle.El Paso teen arrested for robbing pizza delivery driver, posting it on Instagramhttps://westtexasantigangcenter.org/default.aspx?act=newsletter.aspx&category=In The News - West Texas Gangs&newsletterid=25711/27/2023 12:00:00 AM<p>EL PASO, Texas (KFOX14/CBS4) &#8212;&nbsp;A 17-year-old teen was arrested after reportedly robbing pizzas and a cell phone from a Pizza Hut delivery driver and posting about the incident on Instagram.</p><p>Authorities arrested Carlos Luna Garza.1 injured in gang-related shooting at 99 Problems Bar & Grillhttps://westtexasantigangcenter.org/default.aspx?act=newsletter.aspx&category=In The News - West Texas Gangs&newsletterid=25611/26/2023 12:00:00 AM<p>EL PASO, Texas (KFOX14/CBS4) &#8212;&nbsp;One person was injured after shots were fired at a bar and grill in El Paso's east side in the early hours of Sunday morning.</p><p>Officers responded to a shooting at 1515 Lee Trevino Drive, at the 99 Problems Bar &amp; Grill.Chaparral teens arrested after crashing stolen car into police vehiclehttps://westtexasantigangcenter.org/default.aspx?act=newsletter.aspx&category=In The News - West Texas Gangs&newsletterid=26611/26/2023 12:00:00 AM<p>EL PASO, TEXAS &#8212;&nbsp;El Paso Police Department says they arrested two teenagers after one of them crashed into a patrol vehicle on Sunday.</p><p>Officers say they were responding to a burglary of a vehicle in progress.Teenager's tragic death sparks community concern in Far East El Paso shooting incidenthttps://westtexasantigangcenter.org/default.aspx?act=newsletter.aspx&category=In The News - West Texas Gangs&newsletterid=26511/25/2023 12:00:00 AM<p>EL PASO, Texas [KFOX14] &#8212;&nbsp;Community members of Far East El Paso reacted to a shooting that left a teenager dead.</p><p>On Friday, El Paso County Sheriff&#8217;s Department responded to the call of shots fired at Red Sands around 9 p.m.SWAT responds to barricade situation involving wanted subject in far east El Pasohttps://westtexasantigangcenter.org/default.aspx?act=newsletter.aspx&category=In The News - West Texas Gangs&newsletterid=26311/25/2023 12:00:00 AM<p>EL PASO, Texas (KFOX14/CBS4) &#8212;&nbsp;The El Paso Police Department's SWAT (Special Weapons and Tactics) and CMT (Crisis Management Team) responded to help Pebble Hills Patrol Officers deal with a wanted subject on Saturday morning.</p><p>According to police, the suspect barricaded themself inside a residence located on the 14200 block of Honey Point Drive.Shooting at Red Sands leaves one dead, two injured: El Paso County Sheriff's Office seeks public helphttps://westtexasantigangcenter.org/default.aspx?act=newsletter.aspx&category=In The News - West Texas Gangs&newsletterid=26411/25/2023 12:00:00 AM<p>EL PASO, Texas (KFOX14/CBS4) &#8212;&nbsp;One person was killed, according to the El Paso County Sheriff&#8217;s Office, in a shooting at Red Sands in far east El Paso Friday.<br role="presentation" uw-rm-sre=""></p><p>The Sherriff's Office has identified, an 18-year-old male, Mauricio Ellas, as the victim who died in the shooting.</p>Horizon community rattled as three men sustain gunshot wounds on Thanksgiving Dayhttps://westtexasantigangcenter.org/default.aspx?act=newsletter.aspx&category=In The News - West Texas Gangs&newsletterid=26211/24/2023 12:00:00 AMEL PASO, Texas (KFOX14) &#8212;&nbsp;KFOX14 heard from residents who live in Horizon near the street where-- according to the El Paso County Sheriff's Office-- three men suffered gunshot wounds on Thursday.Mugshots of 4 arrested after DPS busts Mexican cartel human smuggling ring releasedhttps://westtexasantigangcenter.org/default.aspx?act=newsletter.aspx&category=In The News - West Texas Gangs&newsletterid=26911/21/2023 12:00:00 AM<p>EL PASO, Texas (KFOX14/CBS4) &#8212;&nbsp;The mugshots of four people who were arrested after DPS busted a human smuggling ring with ties to Mexican cartels were released.</p><p>The sting-- which was part of Texas DPS Operation Lone Star-- resulted in four arrests and authorities seizing dozens of guns, body armor and thousands of rounds of ammunition.El Paso District Attorney to tackle juvenile crime with educational video campaignhttps://westtexasantigangcenter.org/default.aspx?act=newsletter.aspx&category=In The News - West Texas Gangs&newsletterid=26011/20/2023 12:00:00 AM<p>EL PASO, Texas (KFOX14) &#8212;&nbsp;El Paso District Attorney Bill Hicks told KFOX14 he plans to crack down on juvenile crime and threats at borderland schools.</p><p>Hicks said he is planning to release a video that would go straight to students cell phones in hopes of preventing them from making threats.El Paso house party shooting that killed 2 teenagers might have been an act of revengehttps://westtexasantigangcenter.org/default.aspx?act=newsletter.aspx&category=In The News - West Texas Gangs&newsletterid=26111/20/2023 12:00:00 AMEL PASO, Texas (KFOX14/CBS4) &#8212;&nbsp;Police documents show that the deadly house party shooting in far east El Paso that killed two teenagers back in September might have been an act of revenge.UPDATE: Suspected gunman in deadly September house party shooting arrestedhttps://westtexasantigangcenter.org/default.aspx?act=newsletter.aspx&category=In The News - West Texas Gangs&newsletterid=25911/17/2023 12:00:00 AMEL PASO, Texas (KFOX14/CBS4) &#8212;&nbsp;A suspect has been arrested in connection with the house party shooting that left two people dead along the 12300 block of Tierra Inca Drive in far east El Paso in September, according to the El Paso Police Department.El Paso Drug Dealer Pleads Guilty to Causing Fentanyl Overdose Deathhttps://westtexasantigangcenter.org/default.aspx?act=newsletter.aspx&category=In The News - West Texas Gangs&newsletterid=27011/15/2023 12:00:00 AMEL PASO, Texas &#8211; An El Paso man pleaded guilty in a federal court in El Paso to one count of distribution of fentanyl, causing death or serious bodily injury. According to court documents, Christian Torres, 24, was the supplier of counterfeit M-30 pills containing fentanyl at his residence on...East El Paso's Asian Spa Massage closed following illicit services allegationshttps://westtexasantigangcenter.org/default.aspx?act=newsletter.aspx&category=In The News - West Texas Gangs&newsletterid=25811/14/2023 12:00:00 AM<p>EL PASO, Texas (KFOX14/CBS4) &#8212;&nbsp;Just one week after Chen Massage parlor in east El Paso was shut down for providing illicit services, another massage business four miles away is facing a similar fate.</p><p>The El Paso County Attorney's office, led by Jo Anne Bernal, has ordered the temporary closure of Asian Spa Massage, located at 1212 N.Operation Lone Star Seizes Weapons from Human Smuggling Ring (DPS West Texas Region)https://westtexasantigangcenter.org/default.aspx?act=newsletter.aspx&category=In The News - West Texas Gangs&newsletterid=27111/11/2023 12:00:00 AMEl Paso &#8211; Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) Special Agents from the Criminal Investigations Division (CID) assigned to Operation Lone Star have seized weapons, body armor and ammunition from a human smuggling ring believed to have ties to cartel.DEA El Paso to host free conference for families affected by fentanyl and other drugshttps://westtexasantigangcenter.org/default.aspx?act=newsletter.aspx&category=In The News - West Texas Gangs&newsletterid=24511/1/2023 12:00:00 AM<p>EL PASO, Texas (KFOX14/CBS4) &#8212;&nbsp;DEA El Paso will host a free conference for borderland families who have lost a loved one to fentanyl and other drugs.</p><p>The event will be held November 9 at the Hope City Community Church at 6115 Woodrow Bean in northeast El Paso from 9 a.m.Texas DPS' November 'Featured Fugitive' wanted on El Paso County charges; $6,000 reward offeredhttps://westtexasantigangcenter.org/default.aspx?act=newsletter.aspx&category=In The News - West Texas Gangs&newsletterid=24611/1/2023 12:00:00 AMEL PASO, Texas (KFOX14/CBS4) &#8212;&nbsp;The Texas Department of Public Safety is asking for help in finding one of its 10 Most Wanted Fugitives and November's Featured Fugitive, who currently has numerous arrest warrants from El Paso County.Body discovered in Central El Paso alleyway identified as 30-year-old male, investigation continueshttps://westtexasantigangcenter.org/default.aspx?act=newsletter.aspx&category=In The News - West Texas Gangs&newsletterid=24810/30/2023 12:00:00 AM<p>EL PASO, TX (KFOX14/CBS4) &#8212;&nbsp;El Paso police are asking for the public's help in identifying a body that was found in central El Paso last Tuesday.</p><p>Shortly before 10 p.m., police responded to reports of a body that was discovered in an alleyway along the 1900 block of Happer Street, just east of Memorial Park.Three injured in late-night shooting at Upper Valley Halloween partyhttps://westtexasantigangcenter.org/default.aspx?act=newsletter.aspx&category=In The News - West Texas Gangs&newsletterid=24710/30/2023 12:00:00 AM<p>EL PASO, Texas (KFOX14/CBS4) &#8212;&nbsp;Three were injured during a shooting at an Upper Valley Halloween party on Saturday.</p><p>El Paso police have confirmed that three people, two 18-year-old El Pasoans and one 19-year-old from Anthony, New Mexico were hit by gunfire.2 injured in shooting on Sixta Street in Upper Valleyhttps://westtexasantigangcenter.org/default.aspx?act=newsletter.aspx&category=In The News - West Texas Gangs&newsletterid=24910/28/2023 12:00:00 AM<p>EL PASO, Texas (KFOX14/CBS4) &#8212;&nbsp;Crimes Against Persons responded to a shooting on the 5800 block of Sixta Street in the Upper Valley on Saturday according to the El Paso Police Department.<br role="presentation" uw-rm-sre=""></p><p>Two people were injured in the shooting and were taken to the hospital.</p>El Paso man receives 20-year sentence for selling fentanyl pill resulting in overdosehttps://westtexasantigangcenter.org/default.aspx?act=newsletter.aspx&category=In The News - West Texas Gangs&newsletterid=25010/27/2023 12:00:00 AM<p>EL PASO, TX (KFOX14/CBS4) &#8212;&nbsp;An El Paso federal court handed down a 20-year prison sentence to a local man convicted of distributing a controlled substance causing serious bodily injury.<br role="presentation" uw-rm-sre=""></p><p>According to court documents, on Jan. 10 Patrick Harley Chaires, 28, sold a counterfeit M-30 pill containing fentanyl.Man accused of stabbing his neighbor in Canutillo; victim in critical conditionhttps://westtexasantigangcenter.org/default.aspx?act=newsletter.aspx&category=In The News - West Texas Gangs&newsletterid=25110/25/2023 12:00:00 AM<p>EL PASO, Texas (KFOX14/CBS4) &#8212;&nbsp;A man is accused of stabbing and seriously injuring his neighbor in Canutillo in September.</p><p>Officers arrested 27-year-old Rogelio Jose Jacquez on Thursday.Police investigating after body discovered in central El Pasohttps://westtexasantigangcenter.org/default.aspx?act=newsletter.aspx&category=In The News - West Texas Gangs&newsletterid=25210/25/2023 12:00:00 AM<p>EL PASO, Texas (KFOX14/CBS4) &#8212;&nbsp;El Paso police are investigating after a body was found in central El Paso Wednesday morning.</p><p>The body was found at the 1900 block of Happer Street near Altura Avenue.Two suspects arrested in connection to east El Paso house party shooting from Septemberhttps://westtexasantigangcenter.org/default.aspx?act=newsletter.aspx&category=In The News - West Texas Gangs&newsletterid=25310/24/2023 12:00:00 AM<p style="margin: 0px 0px 26px; color: rgb(18, 18, 18); font-family: &quot;Open Sans&quot;; font-size: 18px;"><span class="dateline">EL PASO, Texas (KFOX14/CBS4) &#8212;&nbsp;</span>Police have identified and arrested two suspects in a house party shooting in east El Paso from September that left two injured, one of them a teenager.</p><p style="margin: 26px 0px; color: rgb(18, 18, 18); font-family: &quot;Open Sans&quot;; font-size: 18px;">El Paso police arrested 19-year-old Luis Ruiz from Horizon and 18-year-old El Pasoan Alan Villanueva in connection to a shooting in the 10900 block of Gary Player Drive on September 3.