Dr. Emilio Luna, who is under indictment for five counts of distribution of child pornography, fled house confinement on September 12, 2010. Luna, a pediatrician in Phoenix, Arizona, was identified as allegedly sharing child pornography on a peer-to-peer (P2P) network.
On September 9, 2010, Luna was granted a pretrial release which stipulated house confinement with electronic monitoring. During this pretrial period, Luna was allowed to leave his home for specific and approved reasons. On September 12, 2010, he was permitted to attend church services at 12:30 p.m. At approximately 8:30 p.m., Luna's abandoned vehicle, which contained bolt cutters and the electronic monitoring device, was found by local law enforcement in an abandoned parking lot. Luna may have fled to Texas, California, Illinois, or his birth city in Mexico.
A federal warrant for Emilio Luna's arrest was issued on September 12, 2010, by the United States District Court, District of Arizona, for pretrial release violation.
Luna may wear glasses or contact lenses. He has resided in California, Illinois, Texas, and Arizona. Additionally, Luna speaks fluent Spanish and is a naturalized United States citizen.