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Fugitive wanted in Nevada since 2007 handed over to U.S. authorities

Mexico City, Mexico — The Attorney General of the Republic (FGR) handed over a fugitive who had been wanted in the U.S. since 2007. On Thursday, Pascual “R” was delivered to American authorities from the Mexico City International Airport from where he was transferred to the state of Nevada.

Pascual “R” was wanted by New River Churchill County, Nevada court for rape charges dating back to 2007. According to the FGE, in August of 2007, Pascual “R” sexually abused a minor under his care.

The Government of Mexico granted the extradition of the defendant to the Government of the United States after he was located and detained in Xalisco, Nayarit.