Webb County Sheriff's Office arrest man wanted for attempted murder

26-year-old Kevin Josue Oliva.

LAREDO, TX (KGNS) - A man wanted on attempted murder charges out of Indiana is found in Mexico and arrested by local law enforcement.

The arrest happened on Thursday August 9th when the Webb County Sheriff’s Office Warrants Division Team along with the U.S. Marshal Gulf Coast Violent Offenders and Fugitive Task Force arrested 26-year-old Kevin Josue Oliva.

Authorities say Oliva was wanted in connection to an attempted murder of a female that happened back in 2016 in Marion County, Indiana.

Oliva turned himself into to authorities after Webb County Sheriff’s Office Deputies found out he was hiding in Mexico.

The sheriff’s office is working with officials with Marion County to see what punishment he will face.