Houston, TX-Federal Agents Search for Fugitive
Published on Jan 21, 2014
HARRIS COUNTY, TX -- Crime Stoppers and special agents with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) are searching for Eduardo MOYAO-Cuevas, an undocumented alien charged with federal hostage taking and gun charges.
In August 2012, MOYAO and co-conspirators allegedly held multiple undocumented aliens in a southwest Houston house and attempted to extort their family members for thousands of dollars. Special agents executed a search warrant at the house finding juveniles and women; one had been reportedly raped. MOYAO was identified as one of the hostage takers and men responsible for extorting the families.
MOYAO aka "LALO" is described as a 40 year-old male of Mexican descent, approximately 5' 7" and 170 lbs. MOYAO is believed to be in Houston-area with ties to Mexico and Hardeeville, South Carolina.
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Anyone with information about the identity of the suspect is asked to contact Crime Stoppers of Houston.
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Jan 30, 2014