TO UPDATE: Investigators said Monday afternoon the victim of an early morning shooting in El Paso’s Cincinnati Entertainment District had now died in a local hospital.
The deceased was identified as Darion Marquez Williams, 26, by the authorities.
“The investigation found that a fight had broken out in the Chino Chido bar before it closed and bouncers had removed those involved from the bar,” the police wrote in an incident report. “At the end of the day, as the guests left, a fight broke out on the street where the victim was shot.”
ORIGINAL REPORT: EL PASO – El Paso Police are investigating a shootout in which a person was rushed to hospital early Monday morning with life-threatening injuries.
Crimes Against Person Detectives were called to the 2700 block on North Stanton Street in the Cincinnati Entertainment District at around 2 a.m. Police closed two blocks from Stanton between Cincinnati and Mississippi Avenues.
ABC-7 crews saw police officers walk into a door that appeared to be owned by a company called Chino Chido. The police did not confirm whether the company was involved. The officers put evidence marks on the floor in the parking lot in front of the store.
The victim was taken to the university hospital in severe condition.
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