Manhunt Monday: Suspect Allegedly Pocketed Insurance Payments
EL PASO — Authorities are looking for an alleged con-artist who is accused of selling fake insurance policies.
According to the El Paso County Sheriff's Office, Jorge Rios collected monthly payments for insurance polices for advance funeral arrangements, but allegedly only sent in the first payment, then pocketed the rest.
Investigators said Rios was recently employed by a Utah based life insurance company, and was selling the contracts to customers in East El Paso county.
If you think you are a victim of the scam, you're urged to call the El Paso County Sheriff's Office at 915-538-2291.
If you have seen Rios, or you know his whereabouts, call Crime Stoppers at 915-566-8477.