Wanted Andrews Man Captured in Hobbs

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

HOBBS N.M. - A father whose been on the run from the law has been caught in Hobbs.

Andrews Police Chief Bud Jones tells NewsWest9 that 28-year-old Jesse Jaramillo was found around 4:45 p.m. leaving a home in Hobbs.

Details are still limited, but we know he will soon be returned to Andrews to face charges.     Jaramillo's accused of breaking into his ex-girlfriend's home on Wednesday, stabbing her and her boyfriend then taking off with his son Jesse Jaramillo Junior.

The 9-month-old was found later that day in Hobbs with an aunt.

Jaramillo faces charges of Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon and Burglary. More charges could be coming.

Chief Jones tells NewsWest9 without the work of the Hobbs Police, Texas Rangers and the US Marshals, Jaramillo might still be on the run.