WANTED FUGITIVE

Wanted by the FBI for Unlawful Flight to Avoid Prosecution - Murder

RICARDO PUENTES, JR.
Santa Rosa, California,California - Incident # 20130004

 Race:    Hispanic
 Gender:    Male
 Height:    5'8"
 Weight:    190 lbs
 Hair:    Black
 Eyes:    Brown
 Age:    40
Scars and Marks: Puentes, Jr. has several moles on his face.



Summary
Remarks: Puentes, Jr. has ties to Meridian, Mississippi, and Everett, Washington. He is known to be affiliated with the Norteno street gang.

CAUTION

Ricardo Puentes, Jr. is wanted for his alleged participation in a gang-related murder in Santa Rosa, California. On January 15, 2005, Puentes, Jr. and two other suspects allegedly knocked on the door of an apartment in Santa Rosa. When a female resident opened the
door to allow the three suspects inside, Puentes, Jr. allegedly pulled out a handgun and began shooting. One victim was shot and killed and a second was wounded before the suspects fled. After a local arrest warrant was issued for Puentes, Jr. and he was charged with murder, a federal arrest warrant was issued on March 23, 2005, by the United States District Court, Northern District of California, San
Francisco, California, after Puentes, Jr. was charged with unlawful flight to avoid prosecution.

SHOULD BE CONSIDERED ARMED AND DANGEROUS

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