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Man arrested after hours on Most Wanted list


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A man wanted by Roswell Police for allegedly stabbing his former girlfriend was arrested Tuesday night.

Michael Jaramillo, 40, who was on the Roswell Police Department’s Most Wanted list, was arrested without incident at 6:10 p.m during a traffic stop in the 700 block of South Lea Avenue and West Deming Street, according to Sgt. Ron Smith of the RPD.

Jaramillo was a passenger in a vehicle that was stopped for a suspended registration.

The arresting officer recognized Jaramillo and arrested him without incident, according to Smith.

Jaramillo had an arrest warrant issued for him on a charge of aggravated assault of a household member after he allegedly stabbed his ex-girlfriend in the leg April 21 while she was walking in a neighborhood southwest of Roswell.

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Smith added Jaramillo had other warrants out for him at the time of his arrest on charges of shoplifting, battery, failure to appear and failure to comply.

Breaking news reporter Alex Ross can be reached at 575-622-7710, ext. 301, or at breakingnews@rdrnews.com.  

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