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For Immediate Release

October 12, 2016 District of New Mexico
Albuquerque Office (505)346-6400
Las Cruces Office (575) 527-6850
U.S. Marshals Add Violent Suspect to New Mexico Most Wanted

Albuquerque, NM - October 12, 2016, An Albuquerque man charged with two counts of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon has been added to the U.S. Marshals New Mexico’s Most Wanted list.

According to the August 8, 2016, warrant out of Bernalillo County, Joseph Saccoccia was involved in a physical altercation with two other subjects. During the altercation, Saccoccia pulled out a handgun and fired at the subjects.

The United States Marshals Service, South West Investigative Fugitive Team (SWIFT) taskforce, and the Bernalillo County Sheriff’s Office are attempting to locate Saccoccia and are asking for the public’s assistance. Saccoccia is considered armed and dangerous.

If you have any information into the whereabouts of Saccoccia, please contact the United States Marshal Service at (505) 346-6400 or the Bernalillo County Sheriff’s Office at (505) 798-7000.

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