Manhunt Monday Fugitive Arrested
EL PASO - The El Paso County Sheriff's Office has arrested a man wanted for leading deputies on a high speed chase and tossing drugs out the window.
Deputies arrested Daniel Huizar, 30, at 2:30 a.m. Friday.
Huizar was featured on Manhunt Monday on June 27, 2011. Deputies say they tried to pull him over for a traffic violation, but he sped off.
During the chase, deputies say Huizar and his passenger threw cocaine out the window. The passenger jumped out of the car and ran. Deputies caught up with him, but Huizar kept driving.
Huizar had been on the run since February, 2011.