Kidnapping Suspect Behind Bars in Mexico For Having a Gun Illegally

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

The man wanted in Odessa for kidnapping his estranged wife is sitting in a Mexican jail, but not for kidnapping.

Ojinaga authorities arrested 39-year-old Jose Martinez for having a gun illegally.

Odessa police want Martinez for the kidnapping his estranged wife at gunpoint.

That gun charge will have to be dealt with first before Martinez is brought back to West Texas.