UPDATE-RED SANDS MELEE SENDS THREE TO HOSPITAL
El Paso County Sheriff’s Office
3850 Justice Dr., El Paso, Texas 79938
Contact: Angelica Becerra
Public Information Officer
Office: (915) 538-2119
Pager: (915) 533-0733 (#5237)
“We Serve With Pride”
EL PASO TEXAS- On Sunday 11-25-12 the Sheriff’s Office responded to a call for service in the Montana Vista Area of Far East El Paso County where Deputies were informed of an assault that occurred at a popular off-roading area known as RED SANDS. Sheriff’s Deputies met with several witnesses who stated that a fight broke out between several people, and as a result, three people were transported to local area hospitals with two of the three sustaining serious injuries as a result of being stabbed.
The Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigations/Crimes Against Persons were requested to take over the case. Through the course of the investigation, several suspects were identified and arrested. Amongst the suspects were two juveniles who were charged with 2 counts of Assault. The investigation is ongoing with possible additional arrests.
|JUAN GUTIERREZ MARTINEZ(24)
CHARGE: AGG ASSLT W/DEADLY WPN
|JESSICA GANDARA (21) |
CHARGE: 2-CTS/ASSULT CAUSES BI
BOND: $ 1,000 EACH CT