Police identify man arrested in deadly east El Paso shooting

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Police have arrested a 20-year-old man is facing murder charges following a deadly shooting at an apartment in East El Paso.

Police tweeted about the incident just before 5 p.m. Friday saying the shooting happened on the 10500 block of Shannon Place near Yarbrough Drive and Montana Avenue.

An investigation revealed Joe Cabral was the roommate of the 21-year-old man who was shot and killed, officers said.

Cabral and the victim got into an argument that day when it escalated and Cabral shot the victim, according to police.

Cabral remained on the scene when police arrived.

He was booked into the El Paso County Detention Jail with a bond of $1,000,000.00.

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