Johnston County Authorities Arrest Man Wanted In Mexico
Posted April 28, 2004 7:04 a.m. EDT
SMITHFIELD, N.C. — A murder suspect wanted in Mexico was captured in Johnston County Tuesday.
Investigators pulled over Francisco Avalos-Machado after a lengthy stakeout near Smithfield. They say he was carrying a pistol and another weapon.
Avalos-Machado is being held by the Department of Homeland Security and will be deported.