Man wanted for homicide in Mexico deported

LAREDO, Texas (KGNS) - A man wanted for homicide in Mexico was deported on Monday through Laredo.

Thirty-five year-old Eduardo Cervantes-Ruiz is accused of a homicide that happened back in 2008.

According to Mexican authorities, Ruiz shot a man twice in the leg in Queretaro and the man later died of those injuries.

On June first, a warrant was issued for Ruiz’s arrest.

On June eighth, Ruiz was arrested at his Waco residence by the fugitive operations team under ICE.