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WMW viewer tips lead to arrest of wanted Chelan County fugitive facing multiple new charges

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FUGITIVE CAPTURED September 16, 2016 —
WMW viewer tips led the Pacific Northwest Violent Offender Task Force to Romeo Torres in Cashmere.

He was arrested safely and faces multiple new charges, including burglary, theft, felon in possession of a firearm, possessing a stolen firearm, identify theft and possession of stolen property.

The task force says he was a suspect in a recent burglary in Chelan County and admitted his involvement to the investigation officers.

He is WMW Capture #807

FUGITIVE WANTED BY DOC IN CHELAN COUNTY September 9, 2016 —
The hunt is on for Romeo Torres in the Chelan County area and Department of Corrections officers think he’s possibly armed with a gun.

Torres is breaking probation on convictions for identity theft and forgery.

He’s supervised out of the Wenatchee area and officers think that’s where he’s still hiding out.

He has a cross tattooed on the right side of his neck.

If you know where he is, call an anonymous tip into:
CRIME STOPPERS: 1-800-222-TIPS

You must call the Crime Stoppers hotline with your tip to be eligible to receive a cash reward for information leading to a fugitive’s arrest.