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ICE most wanted fugitive arrested in Aurora

Article publisher: 
Fox 31 KDVR
Article date: 
April 14, 2017
Article category: 
Colorado News
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U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) Denver Fugitive Operations team officers arrested one of ERO’s most wanted fugitives Friday morning in Aurora, Colorado, making a second arrest in the process.

Jose Victor Bonilla-Melendez, aka Anthony Garcia-Melendez, 48, a citizen of Honduras, was located after ERO received a tip about his whereabouts from someone who saw a social media post ...

He has been removed from the U.S. on two prior occasions, most recently on April 5, 2006 ...

During Bonilla-Melendez’s arrest, ERO officers also encountered another individual who they arrested – Bonilla-Melendez’s brother, German Bonilla, who was convicted of sexual assault against a child and unlawful re-entry after deportation following conviction for an aggravated felony.

German has also been removed from the U.S. twice previously ...