Inmate escapes from San Miguel County Detention Center | KOB 4
Advertisement

Inmate escapes from San Miguel County Detention Center

Inmate escapes from San Miguel County Detention Center

The Associated Press
Created: November 30, 2019 07:30 PM

LAS VEGAS, N.M. (AP) - The New Mexico State Police says an inmate escaped Saturday from the San Miguel County Detention Center in Las Vegas.

The State Police said 22-year-old Felix Romero of Las Vegas broke a window and walked away from the facility Saturday.

Advertisement

He’s described as Hispanic, 5-feet-4 (163 centimeters, 180 pounds (82 kilograms)and bald with brown eyes and tattoos on his neck and head.

He was last seen wearing a white t-shirt and gray sweat pants.

The State Police said Romero was jailed on a warrant for failure to appear and for a probation violation.

According to the State Police, Romero has a criminal history of trafficking a controlled Substance, battery on a peace officer, unlawful taking of a motor vehicle, and criminal damage to property.


(Copyright 2019 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

Comment on Facebook
Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement


4-year-old’s death raises questions

Oil and gas another piece in New Mexico’s water puzzle

Nuclear tech company to locate research center in Albuquerque

City leaders host public input meeting for new homeless shelter

BCSO deputies take local kids on shopping spree for annual Cops Helping Kids event