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Murder suspect wanted

Posted by: tdt -

    On Wednesday, October 14, at approximately 8:45 p.m. Dalhart police and EMS responded to the 700 block of Peach St. regarding a shots fired call. Upon law enforcement arrival Elva Perez Cancino, age 63, was found mortally wounded at the scene. Her husband, Jose Abel Cancino age 78, was observed running away from the scene on foot and is the primary suspect in this homicide. Jose Cancino is still at large and a Dallam County Murder warrant has been issued for his arrest.


    If anyone has information on the location of Jose Abel Cancino please contact the Dalhart Police Dept at 806-244-5546.

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