Most Wanted

Roswell's Most Wanted

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.

Nov 10

Enrique Ricky Arreola

Posted on November 10, 2020 at 4:38 PM by RPD Most Wanted

  • AGE: 19 Enrique Ricky Arreola (RMW)
    • Height: 5'9"   
    • 150 lbs.   
    • Black hair   
    • Brown eyes
  • CRIMINAL CHARGES: shooting from a motor vehicle, conspiracy (to commit shooting from a motor vehicle)

Arreola is believed to have fired multiple gunshots at an apartment in the 1100 block of East Brown Street in late October. He is accused of shooting at the apartment as he and another person drove by in an SUV. The other suspect in this case has been arrested. 

Nov 05

Jason Michael Taylor

Posted on November 5, 2020 at 9:50 AM by RPD Most Wanted

  • AGE: 40 Jason Michael Taylor (2017) (RMW)
    • Height: 6'3"   
    • 180 lbs.   
    • Brown hair   
    • Brown eyes
  • CRIMINAL CHARGES: aggravated battery against a household member, criminal damage

Taylor is accused of striking his ex-girlfriend on the head with a bottle, using another object to hit her in the face, and pushing her off an elevated porch among other physical abuse during an October incident at the victim’s residence where Taylor had recently been allowed to stay. The incident left the victim bloodied and with numerous injuries. Taylor also allegedly ripped an interior door from its hinges and broke apart a table. Taylor left the residence after the incident, but allegedly threatened to return and burn down the house.
(2017 photo)

Oct 20

Jorge Ernesto Rico-Ruvira

Posted on October 20, 2020 at 9:39 AM by RPD Most Wanted

  • ALIASES: Jose Rico, Jose RuviraJorge Rico-Ruvira (RMW)
  • AGE: 32
    • 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)

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.