|For Immediate Release||Contact:|
|May 20, 2011|| |
DUSM Ben Segotta
District of New Mexico
(505) 462-2330 (desk)
Violent Fugitive Arrested After Less Than 24 hours on New Mexico’s Wanted List
Las Cruces, NM- The United States Marshals Service arrested Jesus Loya in the early evening of May 19, 2011. Loya was wanted out of Dona Ana County for Kidnapping (2nd Degree), Criminal Sexual Penetration (2nd Degree), Aggravated Battery against Household Member, Aggravated Assault against Household Member, Bribery or Intimidation of a Witness, and Misdemeanor Battery on a Household Member. Loya is a confirmed Sureño 13 gang member with an extensive criminal record and was added to the New Mexico Most Wanted list as a Most Wanted Gang Offender only hours before his arrest.