FBI Albuquerque
Public Affairs Specialist Frank Fisher
(505) 889-1438
January 14, 2021

FBI Looks for Teen Who Allegedly Absconded from Pre-Trial Release in Albuquerque

A man charged federally with being a felon in possession of ammunition is being sought for allegedly absconding from pre-trial release in Albuquerque.

Adrian Nieto, Jr., 19, of Albuquerque, is accused of leaving an Albuquerque halfway house without permission on December 24, 2020, a day after he was placed on pre-trial conditions of release.

The FBI had arrested Nieto on December 17, 2020.

A federal warrant has been issued for Nieto’s arrest.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Nieto is asked to contact the FBI at (505) 889-1300 or online at tips.fbi.gov.

The Albuquerque Police Department is assisting with the investigation.

A photo of Nieto is attached.

The following is a description of Nieto:

  • Race: White
  • Height: 5' 8”
  • Weight: 185 pounds
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eyes: Brown

The public is reminded that all defendants are considered innocent unless convicted in a court of law.

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