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Suspect Named in Connection With Pecos County Murder

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PECOS COUNTY - A man who was a person of interest in connection with a murder in Pecos County has now been named a suspect in connection with the murder of Miguel Luis Enriquez.

The murder happened back on July 4.

Upon further investigation, 36-year-old Victor Lerma has been named a suspect.

Lerma is said to have ties to Mexico, Texas (Odessa-El Paso Area) and Colorado and may be accompanied by a female.

Lerma was last seen in Fort Stockton the night of the murder. Officials have received information that Lerma has left the United States and has crossed into Mexico.

If you have any information on Lerma's whereabouts, you are asked to notify the Pecos County Sheriff's Department at (432) 336-3011.

Lerma is considered to be armed and dangerous.