Two armed men robbed two West El Paso hotels in July and violently assaulted people during the crimes. The robberies are the Crime of the Week. Courtesy El Paso Police Department
A man featured on Crime Stoppers most wanted list was arrested Wednesday in East El Paso.
Miguel Angel Tapia-Aguirre, 39, was arrested by deputies after a tip made to Crime Stoppers of El Paso provided them with information on his whereabouts, El Paso County Sheriff’s Office officials said.
Tapia-Aguirre was arrested Wednesday at a construction site located in the 11400 block of Gateway West Boulevard near Lee Trevino Drive, officials said.
He was featured on the Crime Stoppers of El Paso’s Most Wanted list for the week of Aug. 13.
Tapia-Aguirre was wanted for assault involving family violence by impeding breath and criminal mischief.
No other information has been released.
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