LAS CRUCES, N.M. (WR) — A person being sought on a Virginia murder warrant has been arrested in New Mexico.
Border Patrol brokers working on the Interstate 25 checkpoint north of Las Cruces apprehended 20-year-old Abel Alexander Castro Juarez on Friday night time.
Authorities mentioned industrial bus touring north arrived on the checkpoint and brokers performing an immigration inspection of all passengers positioned a person trying to cover within the restroom.
Brokers found Juarez had an lively murder warrant issued July 24 from the Fairfax County police and he was turned over to the New Mexico State Police.
Particulars of the Virginia case weren’t instantly accessible and it was unclear Sunday if Juarez has a lawyer who can communicate on his behalf.