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Armed, dangerous murder suspect wanted in Sampson County

Posted August 28

Jorge Alexander Ruiz

— The Sampson County Sheriff's Office on Monday issued a warning and a request for citizens to be on the lookout for a murder suspect.

Jorge Alexander Ruiz, 26, is considered armed and dangerous. He is described as about 5 feet 3 inches tall and weighs 172 pounds with brown eyes and black hair. Ruiz is wanted in connection with a homicide on Aug. 14.

Authorities asked that anyone with information about Ruiz contact the Sampson County Sheriff’s Office at 910-592-4141.


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