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The individuals below are wanted by the Roswell Police Department in connection to the crimes listed. Individuals are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

Anyone with information about the whereabouts of these individuals, or having any other information that could potentially help locate the subjects, is asked to call the police department at 575-624-6770 or Chaves County Crime Stoppers at 888-594-TIPS (8477).

Callers may remain anonymous, and callers to Crime Stoppers may be eligible for a reward if their information leads to an arrest or conviction. The Roswell Police Department thanks citizens for their assistance.

Aug 05

[ARCHIVED] Sonny Ray Montejano

The original item was published from August 5, 2016 4:04 PM to August 31, 2016 2:56 PM

  • Age: 26
  • Description
    • 6 feetSonny Ray Montejano
    • 225 pounds   
    • Brown hair   
    • Hazel eyes
    • Tattoos: both arms, back (“Montejano”), neck (“Zoey” and “Joseph”)
  • Additional details: Has Carlsbad address
  • Criminal charges: failure to appear (related to a case in which he is charged with kidnapping, conspiracy to commit kidnapping, and aggravated battery)

Background
Montejano failed to appear for a District Court hearing in June in a case in which he faces charges of kidnapping, conspiracy to commit kidnapping, and aggravated battery. He is accused of being one of multiple suspects who allegedly held a man against his will and beat him, leaving the victim with severe injuries that required extended hospitalization.