Suspect Named in Pecos County Murder Over The 4th of July Weekend

Staff Report

NewsWest 9

PECOS COUNTY - An update on the Pecos County murder that happened over the 4th July weekend.

The Sheriff's Office says 36-year-old Victor Lerma is now their main suspect.

Lerma was originally named as a person of interest in the murder of 29-year-old Luis Miguel Enriquez.

NewsWest 9 is told charges have been filed and an arrest warrant has been issued.

Lerma was last seen in Fort Stockton the night of the murder.

Officials say he may have left the US and crossed into Mexico.

If you have any information on his whereabouts call the Pecos County Sheriff's Office at 432 336-3011.