Avalos-Moreno Elevated to #1 Most Wanted



UPDATE: Pedro Avalos-Moreno was apprehended in Yuma in the evening hours of 8/1/16 as part of a multi-agency operation.


Yuma County Jail Booking Photo Pedro Avalos-Moreno

Yuma County Jail Booking Photo
Pedro Avalos-Moreno

Pedro Avalos-Moreno has been wanted by the Yuma County Sheriff’s Office since June 21st of this year.  Avalos-Moreno now has 6 outstanding felony warrants with nationwide extradition involving the following charges:  Possession of a Schedule II Controlled Substance (x2), Introduction of Contraband into a Secure Facility, Violation of Bail Bond Conditions (x4), Violation of a Protection Order, Fraud by Check (x4), Theft, and Driving Under Restraint.  Avalos-Moreno is also currently on bond for Possession of a Dangerous Weapon, Possession of a Weapon of Previous Felony Offender (x3), and Possession of a Defaced Firearm.

The Yuma County Sheriff’s Office has information indicating that Avalos-Moreno is in possession of firearms and has been issuing challenges for law enforcement to come get him.  Avalos-Moreno has been elevated to Yuma County’s #1 Most Wanted fugiive.  Please call 911 if you witness Avalos-Moreno, he should be considered armed and dangerous and should not be approached by citizens.  Please call the Yuma County Sheriff’s Office at 970-332-4805 if you have information pertaining to the whereabouts of Avalos-Moreno.

Click on the link below to view Avalos-Moreno’s wanted poster, along with the entire Most Wanted list.
Yuma County’s Most Wanted

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Phone: For non-emergencies, call (970) 332-4805
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Wray, CO 80758