Authorities search for two wanted fugitives
El Paso, TX — In this week's Manhunt Monday report, authorities are asking for the public's help locating two wanted fugitives. According to investigators, on April 20, 2013, Arturo Ornelas allegedly burned a toddler with a hot iron causing serious burns to the child. According to El Paso sheriff deputies, he was set to surrender to authorities late last week but failed to do so.
In addition, Steven Martinez is wanted on a slew on charges that include: abandoning / endangering a child, unlawful use of criminal instrument,theft and escape & unlawful use of firearm by a felon. Authorities say they almost captured him in the lower valley last week but it was a failed attempt. Both men are believed to be hiding in the Borderland. If you see them call crime stoppers at 566-TIPS.