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Unlawful Flight to Avoid Prosecution - Trafficking Controlled and Dangerous Substances; Use of a Telecommunications Device to Facilitate a Criminal Act

EDUARDO HIGUERA-SANCHEZ

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Photograph taken circa 2011 Photograph taken circa 2008 or 2009

Aliases:

Eduardo Sanchez, Eduardo Sanchez-Higuera, "La Lo"

DESCRIPTION

Date(s) of Birth Used:

October 13, 1964

Place of Birth:

Sinaloa, Mexico

Height:

5'8"

Weight:

220 pounds

NCIC:

W514101798

Hair:

Black

Eyes:

Brown

Sex:

Male

Race:

White (Hispanic)

Nationality:

Mexican

Scars and Marks:

Higuera-Sanchez has light scarring or pock marks on his cheeks.

Remarks:

Higuera-Sanchez may living in Mazatlan, Sinaloa, Mexico; Phoenix, Arizona, or the greater Los Angeles, California, area. He has also been linked to the Sinaloa drug cartel.

CAUTION

Eduardo Higuera-Sanchez is wanted for his alleged involvement as the leader of a drug trafficking organization in central Oklahoma. As a result of an investigation, multiple search warrants were executed in the Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, metro area on December 1, 2011. Over 40 pounds of cocaine, eight pounds of methamphetamine, and over $40,000 in cash were located. Higuera-Sanchez allegedly fled the United States prior to the service of the warrants, after becoming aware of the investigation.

On November 30, 2011, a warrant was issued for Higuera-Sanchez in the District Court of Oklahoma County, Oklahoma, for trafficking controlled and dangerous substances and use of a telecommunications device to facilitate a criminal act. On December 13, 2011, a federal arrest warrant was obtained for Higuera-Sanchez in the United States District Court, Western District of Oklahoma, for unlawful flight to avoid prosecution.

SHOULD BE CONSIDERED A FLIGHT RISK

If you have any information concerning this person, please contact your local FBI office or the nearest American Embassy or Consulate.

Field Office: Oklahoma City