Man on Most Wanted list arrested

Eduardo Estrada Garcia

SANTA FE (KRQE) – A man wanted for murder in Chaparral was arrested Thursday, according to the Attorney General’s Office.

Eduardo Estrada Garcia is accused of murdering Emely Corina Howard in 2006. He was on the Border Violence Division’s Most Wanted list for the murder.

Attorney General Gary King applauded the Border Violence Division for their work in the case, along with the Las Cruces District Attorney’s Office and other agencies.

Estrada Garcia is currently incarcerated in Mexico. It will most likely be a couple months before he is extradited. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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