Manhunt Monday: Suspect Wanted in Alleged Burglary Ring

Manhunt Monday: Suspect Wanted in Alleged Burglary Ring

POSTED: Monday, September 10, 2012 - 7:13am

UPDATED: Tuesday, September 11, 2012 - 3:58pm

Oscar Villegas, 20, is wanted in connection with a burglary ring in the East Montana Vista area.

According to the El Paso County Sheriff's Office, Villegas is suspected of working with several others to steal vehicles and break into homes.

Investigators said Villegas and his alleged accomplices stole two vehicles from a home, then sold them to a scrap yard.

He is wanted on charges of engaging in organized criminal activity, and burglary auto theft.

Deputies arrested the others involved, but Villegas remains on the loose.

If you have any information on his whereabouts, call Crime Stoppers at 566-TIPS (8477).

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