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Wanted fugitive arrested in Mexico

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Tucson, Arizona (TucsonNewsNow) A wanted fugitive is arrested in Mexico.

Mexican authorities arrested 28 year old Reyes Jovany Miranda, a U.S. citizen who was wanted for the 2011 death of 25 year old Ramon Jesus Steele.

According to the Pima County Sheriff’s, Steel was one of two passengers in a vehicle driven by Miranda that collided with a tree near Drexel and Mission. 

Deputies say Miranda left the scene, leaving two passengers in the vehicle.  Steel died from the injuries of the accident, the other passenger survived.

The Sheriff’s Department Fugitive Investigative Strike Team in conjunction with the U.S. Marshals received Miranda from Mexican authorities Friday night.

Miranda is booked in the Pima County Jail.

He’s charged with leaving the scene of an accident involving death, manslaughter and aggravated assault.

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