SAN ANTONIO — Officers with Enforcement and Removing Operations (ERO) San Antonio, with help from ERO Honduras and the Safety Alliance for Fugitive Enforcement job pressure, eliminated an unlawfully current overseas fugitive needed in Honduras for murder on Jan. 27.
Wilmer Manuel Castro Murillo, 44, was transported from the South Texas ICE Processing Middle in Pearsall to San Pedro Sula, Honduras. Upon arrival on the airport, ERO officers turned Castro over to Honduran authorities with out incident.
“We are going to uphold our mission of conserving communities protected by eradicating harmful criminals and returning them to their dwelling international locations,” stated ERO San Antonio appearing Subject Workplace Director Denice Seemiller. “Our officers stay vigilant and can proceed to determine, arrest, detain and take away noncitizens who pose the best risk to homeland safety.”
Castro was beforehand eliminated to Honduras in July 2007, November 2011 and July 2014 following felony arrests and convictions within the U.S. His most up-to-date encounter with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement was on the Val Verde Detention Middle on Oct. 10 following his arrest for felony trespass and evading arrest. Officers decided that Castro was illegally current within the U.S. and ERO lodged an immigration detainer.
On Dec. 19, ERO San Antonio arrested Castro and positioned him on the South Texas ICE Processing heart to proceed his immigration proceedings. A data search discovered that Castro was the topic of a overseas arrest warrant in Honduras for murder.
Members of the general public who’ve details about overseas fugitives are urged to contact ICE by calling the ICE Tip Line at 866-347-2423 or internationally at 001-1802-872-6199. They will additionally file a tip on-line by finishing ICE’s online tip form.
ERO, a directorate of ICE, upholds U.S. immigration legislation at, inside, and past our borders. ERO operations goal public security threats, equivalent to convicted felony noncitizens and gang members, who’ve violated our nation’s immigration legal guidelines, together with those that illegally re-enter the nation after being eliminated and immigration fugitives ordered eliminated by federal immigration judges. ERO deportation officers assigned to Interpol additionally help in concentrating on overseas fugitives for crimes dedicated overseas at-large in the USA. ERO manages all elements of the immigration enforcement course of, together with identification and arrest, detention, bond administration, supervised launch, transportation, and elimination. Moreover, ERO repatriates noncitizens ordered faraway from the USA to greater than 150 international locations worldwide.