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The FBI can cross another fugitive off of its Top Ten Most Wanted list. Accused child pornographer Eric Justin Toth, on the run since 2008, was captured in Nicaragua over the weekend.
One of the FBI’s top ten most wanted fugitives has been apprehended in Mexico, authorities say. Joe Saenz has been on the run since 1998 when he allegedly shot and killed two rival gang members in Los Angeles. Ten days later, police say Saenz kidnapped, raped and murdered Sigreta Hernandez, his girlfriend and the mother of his then two-year-old daughter.
The remains found in Bath County Virgina earlier this monthe have been confirmed by DNA testing to belong to fugitive Beacher Hackney, who was wanted for a premeditated double homicide at his workplace in 2009.
Tennessee prosecutors have charged Adam Mayes with two counts of first-degree murder and two counts of kidnapping. Mayes, still at large with two young girls in tow, has been added to the FBI’s Top Ten Most Wanted list.