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Dec 16

Roswell Artist-in-Residence: Shannon Rankin

Posted to Past Museum Exhibitions by Sara Woodbury

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Exhibit Details
  • October 14-December 4, 2016
  • Marshall and Winston Gallery

Overview
RAiR artist Shannon Rankin states, "I create installations, collages, and sculptures that use the language of maps to explore the connections among geological and biological processes, patterns in nature, geometry and anatomy."

Jan 28

Jorge Ernesto Rico-Ruvira

Posted to Roswell's Most Wanted by Todd Wildermuth

  • ALIASES: Jose Rico, Jose RuviraJorge Rico-Ruvira (RMW)
  • AGE: 32
  • DESCRIPTION:
    • Height: 5'8"   
    • 150 lbs.   
    • Brown hair   
    • Brown eyes
    • Other: Following the murder, he was believed to be driving a maroon 2003 GMC Yukon with New Mexico license plate MNF231.
  • CRIMINAL CHARGES: first-degree murder, retaliation against a witness, abandonment or abuse of a child (in addition, there is a federal charge of unlawful flight to avoid prosecution)

Background
Rico-Ruvira is accused of strangling his girlfriend in their Roswell home Jan. 7, 2020. It is believed after committing the crime, he left the scene with his 3-year-old son Osciel Ernesto Rico. Investigators believe Rico-Ruvira may be in Mexico.

The FBI is offering a reward of up to $10,000 for information leading to the apprehension, arrest and/or extradition of Rico-Ruvira. Anyone wishing to provide information can call the FBI at (505) 889-1300.