El Paso teen accused of trespassing after spotted in homeowner’s backyard

Booking photo for Devonte Keyon Harris (Credit: El Paso Police Department)

Three teens were spotted in a backyard trespassing last week.

El Paso police said they spotted Devonte Keyon Harris, 17, and two other teen boys; 16 and 15 in a backyard they did not have permission to be in on Thursday around 11:30 a.m.

Investigators said the three boys entered two separate homes; one in the 14000 block of Jason Crandall and the other a block away in the 14000 of Robert Ituarte in far east El Paso.

Harris and the two other boys were placed in to custody by police, said police spokesman Darrel Petry.

Harris is facing three counts of criminal trespass and failure to identify.

The younger teens were taken to the Juvenile Probation Department.

Police said the investigation for this case continues.

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