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Fourth person, a juvenile, arrested in ‘Pony Trail’ cartel hit

Press release from the EPPD. For background, check this AP story and these NPT stories (NPT was first to report on police confirmation of drug biz ties to the killing):


Date/Time: 05-15-09 @ 10:24 p.m.
Location: 1300 block of Pony Trail
Victim: 37-year old Jose Daniel Gonzalez-Galeana of the 1300 block of Pony Trail
Arrested #1: 30-year old Ruben Rodriguez Dorado of the 3400 block of 3400 Billet Hill
Arrested #2: 17-year old Christopher Duran of the 3400 block of Baron
Arrested #3: 18-year old Michael Jackson Apodaca of the 7900 block of Viscount
Juvenile: 16-year old juvenile male resident of El Paso

EL PASO, TEXAS – A fourth person has been charged in connection with the “Pony Trail” murder. As part of their on-going investigation Crimes Against Persons Detectives (CAP) took a 16-year old male juvenile into custody. The juvenile male faces one count of Capital Murder and will be referred to the Juvenile Probation Department. The investigation continues and more arrests are possible.

Written by newspapertreeelpaso

August 12, 2009 at 4:46 pm

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