For Immediate Release
|December 09, 2011||DUSM James Badway, District of New Mexico (505) 414-3775|
|Medina Brothers: U.S. Marshals Need Your Help|
**Update: Juan Medina was apprehended on March 07, 2012**
Cruces, NM – The United States Marshals Service placed
23, and his brother
Arturo Medina, 24, on the New Mexico’s Most Wanted list. The Medina brothers
are Sureno gang members both with violent criminal histories. In November during
a fight, the brothers stabbed the victim and then beat him with brass knuckles.
In the past 5 years, the Medina brothers have close to 40 contacts with law
enforcement officers in Texas and NM. Their law enforcement contacts have
resulted in arrests for: Aggravated Battery, Aggravated Assault, Simple Battery,
Simple Assault, Shooting at/from a Motor Vehicle, Arson, Assault on a Law
Enforcement Officer, Resisting Arrest, and Engaging in Organized Criminal
Additional information about the U.S. Marshals Service can be found at http://www.usmarshals.gov.
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