ROSWELL — New Mexico authorities have issued an arrest warrant accusing a 32-year-old Roswell man of first-degree murder in the death of the mother of their now-missing young son.
Jorge Rico-Ruvira is sought in the homicide of 27-year-old Isela Mauricio-Sanchez, Roswell police said..
Mauricio-Sanchez was found dead Tuesday at her home and police said the boy was believed to be with Rico-Ruvira and possibly headed to Mexico.
New Mexico State Police said the boy is believed to be in danger.
Authorities said the pair were believed to be traveling in a 2003 maroon GMC Yukon SUV with turquoise New Mexico license plate MNF231.
Authorities urged anyone with information to contact the Roswell Police Department or call 911.