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EL PASO COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE SPAY AND NEUTER PROGRAM JULY SCHEDULE–2019

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EL PASO COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE

SPAY AND NEUTER PROGRAM

JULY SCHEDULE

June 28, 2019

El Paso, TX- The El Paso County Sheriff’s Office has launched a FREE Spay and Neuter Program for residents of El Paso County.

Animals that are spayed or neutered can also receive their microchip, rabies and booster shots FREE. Services cannot be administered independently; you must have the three services done the same day.

 

The spay and neuter program is open to residents of Horizon City, Vinton, Socorro, Anthony, Clint, San Elizario, and residents of other unincorporated areas within El Paso County. 

 

**** Spay and Neuter services will now be available by appointment ONLY. ****

 

Please take note of the following before booking your spay and neuter appointment.

 

Ø  Appointments are limited to the first 20 pets per event.

Ø  To schedule an appointment call (915) 886-2724, (915)851-0191, and (915) 856-4875.

 

July Schedule:

Thursday, July 4

Socorro City, Texas

Friday, July 5

Horizon City, Texas

Thursday, July 11

Socorro City, Texas

Tuesday, July 16

Anthony, Texas

Thursday, July 18

Socorro City, Texas

Friday, July 19

San Elizario, Texas

Thursday, July 25

Socorro City, Texas

 

 

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SHERIFF’S OFFICE ARRESTS TWO INDIVIDUALS FOLLOWING INVESTIGATION

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SHERIFF’S OFFICE ARRESTS TWO INDIVIDUALS

FOLLOWING INVESTIGATION

June 28, 2019

El Paso, TX - On Thursday, June 27, 2019, El Paso County Sheriff’s Office deputies assigned to the Fugitive Apprehension and Warrants Section arrested a two individual in east El Paso County.

Sheriff’s Office deputies were investigating the whereabouts of Tina Mckenzie at a residence located on the 3600 block of Yanagisako Ave. Deputies made contact with the homeowner Denwood Barrow and he was advised they were attempting to locate Mckenzie. Barrow advised deputies Mckenzie was not at the residence and allowed them inside to conduct a search.

As a result of the search, Mckenzie was located hiding in one of the bedrooms of the residence and taken into custody.

Mckenzie, age 48, was booked into the El Paso County Detention Facility on an outstanding warrant for Tamper/Fabricate Phys Evid w/Intent to Impair in connection with a 2016 murder investigation.

Barrow, age 54, was booked for Hinder Apprehension/Prosecution of a Felon, and four traffic warrants.

No other information is available at this time.

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        Tina Mckenzie                   Denwood Barrow

SHERIFF’S OFFICE ARRESTS THREE SUBJECTS FOLLOWING THEFT INVESTIGATION

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SHERIFF’S OFFICE ARRESTS THREE

SUBJECTS FOLLOWING THEFT INVESTIGATION

El Paso, TX – On Thursday, June 13, 2019, El Paso County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to a criminal trespass and theft in progress at the Pull-A-Part located at the 12000 block of Montana.  Deputies were able to detain five subjects at the scene.  The subjects were identified and released pending further investigation.

Further investigation revealed three of those subjects had been staging numerous parts throughout the week to be stolen in the evening hours when the business was closed.  The subjects would cut the security fence to enter the yard and steal the parts they staged in vehicles throughout the Pull-A-Part yard.  Arrest warrants were obtained for the three subjects.

On June 21, 2019, the three subjects were located at their homes and were arrested.

Alberto Silva, age 19

Theft >=$100<$750

Joshua Garcia, age 28

Theft >=$100<$750

Criminal Trespass

Andres Garcia, age 19

Theft >=$100<$750

Criminal Trespass

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EL PASO COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE EXPLORER POST 2005 – 2019 SUMMER TRAINING SESSION

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EL PASO COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE

EXPLORER POST 2005 –SUMMER TRAINING SESSION

 

June 21, 2019

 

El Paso, TX – The El Paso County Sheriff’s Office Explorer Post 2005 and Community Services Section will conduct their summer training session on June 24 - 28, 2019.

 

The goal of the Explorer Post is to afford an opportunity for young adults of the community to observe, participate and learn about law enforcement. The explorer post and its advisors provide education, training, and afford an opportunity to begin serving the community. We will provide the explorers with important information upon which to base their decision to pursue a career in law enforcement.

 

The Explorer Post and Community Service Section will practice drill formations and review traffic stops, crime scene investigation, first aid, SRT cell extraction, and shooting simulator, during the week-long training session.

 

Training will be held at the Sheriff’s Office Region VIII Academy, June 24 - 28, 2019, from 8:00 am to 3:00 pm. Training is open to our media partners; please contact Leslie Antunez for scheduling.

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SHERIFF’S OFFICE ARREST WANTED INDIVIDUAL–Nettles

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SHERIFF’S OFFICE ARREST WANTED INDIVIDUAL

June 14, 2019

El Paso, TX - On Thursday, June 13, 2019, El Paso County Sheriff’s Office deputies assigned to the Fugitive Apprehension and Warrants Section arrested a wanted individual in east El Paso County.

Sheriff’s Office deputies received information from the District Attorney’s Office and the 64th District Court regarding a wanted subject that fled from the courtroom prior to his sentencing being completed.

Deputies located Raymundo Nettles, age 40, at a residence located on the 1600 block of Bill Ogden Dr.

Nettles was taken into custody and booked into the El Paso County Detention Facility for Unlawful Possession of Firearm by Felon, and will begin serving his 30-year sentence.

No other information is available at this time.

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EL PASO COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE ANNOUNCES 2019 SUMMER YOUTH ACADEMY

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EL PASO COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE

ANNOUNCES 2019 SUMMER YOUTH ACADEMY

 

June 14, 2019

 

 El Paso, Texas – Sheriff Richard Wiles and the El Paso County Sheriff’s Office invite local teens with an interest in law enforcement to participate in the upcoming 2019 Youth Academy, July 8-12, 2019.

 

The purpose of the Sheriff’s Office Youth Academy is to introduce young men and women in our community to the El Paso County Sheriff’s Office in a positive and informative manner.

 

The academy consists of presentations, demonstrations, videos, and tours from the various Sheriff’s Office departments. 

 

The academy is open to anyone between the ages of 13-18, who have not completed high school. Class size is limited to 25 participants, submit your application today!

 

Registration packets can be picked up at the following locations:

 

Sheriff’s Headquarters – 3850 Justice Dr. / 538-2119

Montana Station – 12501 Montana Ave. / 856-4875

Clint Station – 190 N. San Elizario / 851-3287

Vinton Station – 436 E. Vinton / 886-2724

All applications must be returned to the Sheriff’s headquarters by June 28, 2019.

For more information please contact Deputy Julian Ochoa at 915-247-1279, or Deputy Adrian Gonzales @ 915-342-2409. 

SHERIFF’S OFFICE TAKES JUVENILES INTO CUSTODY FOR BURGLARIZING VEHICLE

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SHERIFF’S OFFICE TAKES JUVENILES

INTO CUSTODY FOR BURGLARIZING VEHICLE

 

June 13, 2019

 

El Paso, TX – On Tuesday, June 11, 2019, El Paso County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to the 1300 block of Jasmin Ln. in San Elizario, Texas, in reference to a burglary of a vehicle in progress.

 

At the time of the incident, the vehicle was parked on the shoulder of the roadway of a residential construction site. When the victim exited the vehicle to check on the progress of the construction, two juveniles removed her purse and wallet from the vehicle without the victim's consent.  An employee at the construction site alerted the victim that two unknown offenders had stolen her purse. The victim and witness proceeded to locate and hold the juveniles while deputies arrived.

 

    Upon arrival, deputies took the juveniles into custody and recovered the victim’s purse and wallet.

 

  Both 14-year-old male juveniles were processed and referred to the Juvenile Probation Department.

 

No further information is available at this time.

SHERIFF’S OFFICE INVESTIGATES CRASH IN MONTANA VISTA

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SHERIFF’S OFFICE INVESTIGATES

CRASH IN MONTANA VISTA

June 6, 2019

El Paso, TX – On Wednesday, June 5, 2019, Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to the intersection of Montana Ave. and Desert Meadows Rd. in reference to an accident involving a motorcycle and a passenger vehicle.

The preliminary investigation determined the motorcycle was traveling eastbound on Montana Ave. when it stopped to observe the red light at the intersection of Montana Ave. and Desert Meadows Rd. While stopped at the light due to unknown reason the motorcycle was dropped. At that time, the driver and passenger attempted to get the motorcycle upright when they were struck by a passenger vehicle traveling eastbound on Montana Ave.

The male driver died at the scene and the female passenger was transported to a local area hospital and is in stable condition.

Sheriff’s Office Special Traffic Investigators and Crime Scene Investigators were requested at the scene. The investigation remains ongoing.

SHERIFF’S OFFICE CHARGES STUDENT WITH TERRORISTIC THREAT

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SHERIFF’S OFFICE CHARGES STUDENT WITH TERRORISTIC THREAT

 

 

June 5, 2019

 

El Paso, TX – On Tuesday, June 4, 2019, the El Paso County Sheriff’s Office received information that a former San Elizario High School student made threats via social media that he was going to shoot up everyone at the school. The action caused fear for the safety of the students and San Elizario High School staff as their school year is still in session.

 

Through the course of the investigation, the offender was identified as a 15-year-old male. He was taken into custody at his residence in Socorro, Texas by Sheriff’s Office Detectives and Deputy Constables.  The former student was charged with Terroristic Threat (fear of imminent bodily injury), a Class B Misdemeanor and referred to the County Attorney’s Office

 

No other information is available at this time.

SHERIFF’S OFFICE ARRESTS THREE INDIVIDUALS FOLLOWING ROBBERY INVESTIGATION

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SHERIFF’S OFFICE ARRESTS THREE INDIVIDUALS FOLLOWING ROBBERY INVESTIGATION

 

 

June 4, 2019

 

El Paso, TX – On May 27, 2019, Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to the 12000 block of Eastlake Blvd. in reference to a robbery.  Upon arrival, deputies were advised that the four suspects had fled the scene in a Lincoln passenger. Deputies located the vehicle and conducted a traffic stop at the intersection of Rojas Dr. and Eastlake Blvd.

 

Deputies discovered during the traffic stop that the vehicle was only occupied with two of the four suspects, Jose Alberto Orozco, age 24, and Julian Rizo Campa, age 17. Through the course of the investigation, deputies discovered the other two individuals had been dropped off at a residence after the robbery had occurred.

 

As a result of the traffic stop, Orozco was booked for Possession of Marijuana <2oz, Possession of Control Substances PG2<1Gram and Unlawful Carry of Firearm. Campa was booked for Possession of Control Substances PG2<1gram.

 

A follow-up investigation was conducted and detectives identified Alejandro Galindo, age 17, as the individual responsible for the robbery.

 

 On Monday, June 3, 2019, Sheriff’s Office detectives arrested Galindo for Theft of Property >=$100<$750 and Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon.  

 

All three individuals were booked into the El Paso County Detention Facility.

 

No other information is available at this time.

SHERIFF’S OFFICE CLICK IT OR TICKET RESULTS

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SHERIFF’S OFFICE CLICK IT OR TICKET RESULTS

June 4, 2019

El Paso, TX – The El Paso County Sheriff’s Office, joined forces with the Texas Department of Public Safety and other local law enforcement agencies throughout Texas to increase seatbelt use in anticipation of the busy summer driving season that started Memorial Day weekend.

Between May 20th and June 2nd, 2019, the El Paso County Sheriff’s Office stepped up marked patrols in highly commuted unincorporated areas of Horizon. The Sheriff’s Office conducted 194 traffic stops and issued 47 seatbelt violations. In addition, the Sheriff’s Office arrested one subject for Possession of a Controlled Substance and another for outstanding warrants.

Although the Click It or Ticket It Enforcement Period is over the El Paso County Sheriff’s Office always encourages everyone to stay safe when traveling in a vehicle and to always buckle up.

SHERIFF’S OFFICE FINDS JUVENILE RESPONSIBLE FOR ANIMAL CRUELTY

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SHERIFF’S OFFICE FINDS

JUVENILE RESPONSIBLE FOR ANIMAL CRUELTY

June 4, 2019

El Paso, TX – On May 30, 2019, Sheriff’s Office deputies received information of a possible animal cruelty incident from a Juvenile Drug Court Service Coordinator.

The coordinator conducted a home visit with a juvenile and during the visit, the coordinator was shown a video via Facebook where another juvenile was seen injuring a kitten.

The Sheriff’s Office Animal Welfare Unit conducted a follow-up investigation at a residence located on the 13000 block of Petunia in San Elizario, Texas.  The investigation determined the juvenile had injured the kitten, and as a result, the kitten died of the injuries sustained. Detectives took the offender into custody and referred him to the El Paso Juvenile Probation Department. 

The juvenile involved is a male age 16 because the offender is a juvenile we cannot release any additional information.

The Sheriff’s Office would like to remind the public that if they know of any animal cruelty related incidents whether online or in person, to please report them to the Sheriff’s Office Welfare Unit so an investigation can be conducted.  You can report animal cruelty 24/7 by calling 915-832-4408 or 9-1-1.

No other information is available at this time.

SHERIFF’S OFFICE ENFORCES LOCK IT OR LOSE IT

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SHERIFF’S OFFICE

ENFORCES LOCK IT OR LOSE IT

 

 

June 3, 2019

 

El Paso, TX – El Paso County Sheriff’s Office deputies assigned to the East Montana Patrol Station have been conducting foot patrols in various neighborhoods as part of the Lock It or Lose It initiative.

 

The Lock It or Lose It initiative focuses on citizen safety and the security of their personal belongings. Vehicle burglaries are very common but can be easily prevented. 

 

An unlocked car is an open invitation to a thief, lock your vehicle and take the keys with you, lock the trunk or tailgate, and close all windows. Remove or secure and hide cellphones, stereos, valuables, wallets, purses, and packages.

 

A recent foot patrol at a neighborhood near Vista Del Sol and Addison resulted in the discovery of nine unsecured vehicles. Deputies made contact with all owners and ensured the vehicles were locked. The last vehicle was secured and the owner was advised to reclaim the keys at the East Montana Patrol Station.

 

Throughout the foot patrols, deputies distribute Lock It Or Lose It pamphlets with information so citizens can better protect themselves against these crimes.

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RELEASE- SHERIFF’S OFFICE ARRESTS THREE INDIVIDUALS FOLLOWING THEFT

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RELEASE- SHERIFF’S OFFICE ARRESTS THREE INDIVIDUALS FOLLOWING THEFT

On Friday, May 31, 2019, Sheriff’s Office deputies were dispatched at approximately 9:45 am to the 7300 block of Doniphan in reference to a theft that had just occurred.

Deputies were advised the subjects involved had fled in a grey Chevy Trailblazer.

Deputies observed the vehicle driving on Danny Boy Ln. and attempted to conduct a traffic stop. The vehicle turned right on Doniphan Rd. and was involved in a motor vehicle accident at the intersection of Doniphan Dr. and E Vinton Rd. Upon impact, the three occupants fled the scene on foot.

Anthony Police Department, Constables from Precinct 7 and Canutillo ISD Police arrived to assist in locating the offenders. While officers searched for the three offenders, a female approached a Deputy Constable with a gun. Assisting officers drew their handguns while ordering the female to drop her weapon. She complied and was taken into custody. The other two offenders were subsequently located and taken into custody.

The preliminary investigation revealed that the vehicle was stolen out of Colorado.

The three individuals were booked into the El Paso County Detention Facility.

Anthony John Lujan, age 25, was charged with Engaging in Organized Crime – Theft under $100, Evading on Foot and Theft (Possession of stolen vehicle).

Daniel Lee Rodriguez, age 29, was charged with Engaging in Organized Crime – Theft under $100 and Evading on Foot.

Rosalinda Aguilera, age 30, was charged with Engaging in Organized Crime – Theft under $100, Aggravated Assault with a deadly weapon and Felon in possession of a firearm.

No other information is available at this time.

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Rosalinda Aguilera                     Anthony Lujan

 

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RELEASE: SHERIFF’S OFFICE ARRESTS WANTED INDIVIDUAL IN FABENS

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RELEASE: SHERIFF’S OFFICE ARRESTS WANTED INDIVIDUAL IN FABENS

May 31, 2019


El Paso, TX - On Friday, May 31, 2019, the El Paso County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Unit arrested an individual in Fabens, Texas.
The unit conducted an investigation in reference to narcotics distribution at a residence located on the 200 block of NW H Ave in Fabens, Texas.  A search warrant was obtained and approximately 35 pounds of marijuana, 47 grams of cocaine, and 45 grams of crystal methamphetamine was located inside the residence.  
Donovan Medina, age 37, was taken into custody and booked into the El Paso County Detention Facility under a total bond of $98,000.
MAN DEL CS PG 1 >=4G<200G
POSS MARIJ >5LBS<=50LBS
UNL POSS FIREARM BY FELON
TAMPER/FABRICATE PHYS EVID W/INTENT TO IMPAIR
Enclosed you will find the mug.

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