Man wanted in US arrested in Mexicali

Man wanted in US arrested in Mexicali

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MEXICALI, MX - A man wanted by authorities in Santa Maria, California was arrested in the Desert Southwest.

Mexicali Police have arrested Severiano Leon Flores.

A judge in Santa Maria issued a warrant for his arrest.

He is accused of committing a homicide back in November of last year.

Police say he is a member of a very dangerous gang called "West Park." They believe the homicide is gang related and to avoid being prosecuted Flores fled to Mexico.

Mexicali Police says Flores was also being investigated on drug trafficking charges.

After his arrest the alleged gang member was turned over to authorities in California.

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