Raul Pina-Ruiz is wanted for allegedly extorting a man by threatening to kill members of his family unless he came up with $200,000. Pina-Ruiz made several anonymous phone calls to the victim claiming to be associated with a drug cartel in Mexico and making demands for payment. On March 31, 2010, Pina-Ruiz was indicted on two counts of extortion. On September 5, 2013, an arrest warrant was issued by the United States District Court, District of Maryland, for Pina-Ruiz.
Pina-Ruiz may have fled to Guanajato, Mexico.