Sought by the FBI for kidnapping and murder
December 12, 2010
TEGUCIGALPA HONDURAS NEWS -- A Honduras national, Alexis Flores is most wanted by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) for the kidnapping and murder of a five-year-old child, Iriana DeJesus in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The FBI has offered $100,000 reward for information leading to Alexis Flores arrest, making him the most wanted Honduran.
On July 29, 2000, Iriana DeJesus was reportedly last seen with a Latino who told people he was from Honduras and was seeking work and a place to stay. On August 3, 2000, Iriana DeJesus's body was found murdered in a north Philadelphia apartment building were Alexis Flores was believed to be staying. Additionally, Flores purportedly disappeared from the area at the same time the girl was reported missing.
Most Wanted Honduran
In early 2007, a DNA match was made between Alexis Flores and DNA evidence taken at the Philadelphia crime scene. Unfortunately, Flores was deported to Honduras in 2005, after giving the DNA sample while jailed in Phoenix, Arizona for forgery. Philadelphia authorities issued an arrest warrant on March 22, 2007, charging Alexis Flores with the murder and various other felonies related to the case.
Alexis Flores is described as:
Flores also has scars on his forehead and right cheek.
Alexis Flores has used several aliases:
Anyone with information concerning the whereabouts of most wanted Honduran Alexis Flores, for kidnapping and murder of a child, should immediately contact the nearest office of the FBI or the U.S. Embassy or Consulate in Honduras.