July 18, 2014 Update:
The El Paso Police Department has released the identity of the 22-year-old man shot and killed Tuesday morning in Northeast El Paso.
He has been identified as Dominique Kish of the 1300 block of Honeysuckle in El Paso.
The police department's Crimes Against Persons (CAP) unit continues to investigate the homicide. No arrests have been made.
Anyone with information on the homicide is asked to call the El Paso
Police Department at (915) 832-4400 or to remain anonymous call Crime Stoppers of El Paso at (915) 566-TIPS (8477).
This is the seventh homicide of 2014.
July 15, 2014 afternoon update: El Paso Police are investigating a homicide that occurred in Northeast El Paso at about 2:02 a.m. Tuesday at the intersection of Deer and Pheasant.
At least report, police did not have a suspect in custody.
Northeast patrol officers responded to to the scene shortly after 2 a.m. on a "shots fired" call.
Upon arrival officers found a 22-year-old man dead inside a vehicle with apparent gunshot wounds.
The Crimes Against Persons (CAP) and Criminalistics unit responded and began their investigations. Anyone with information is asked to call police at
915.832.4400 or CrimeStoppers at 915.566-TIPS (8477).
July 15, 2014 morning story: One person is dead after a shooting in Northeast El Paso early Tuesday morning.
The incident happened around 2 a.m. at the intersection of Deer and Pheasant. The car was in the middle of the intersection with the back window shattered.
The victim was reportedly shot inside the car.
Investigators have not said if a suspect is in custody, but they did question a man in the area at the time of the shooting.
James Milam said his son, 19 years old, called him to tell him he was questioned by police just before 3 a.m. Milam did not give his son's name.
It is unclear if the 19-year-old knew the man that was shot or if he was a bystander when the shooting happened.
Milam said his son told him he was in his own car, the white vehicle pictured above.
"He told me 'the cops have me right here, there's a murder scene in front of my car,'" said Milam.
"I grew up in the northeast with no problems, it just seems like it's getting worse," said Milam about the violence in the area.
Another resident who lives nearby said he was not surprised, "this isn't the best neighborhood, I don't think this was a random shooting."
The man killed was not immediately identified.
EPPD has not released additional information.