Violent gang member on the loose after escaping from NH halfway house, officials say
CONCORD — Officials are asking for the public's help in locating a fugitive gang member.
The U.S. Marshals - NH Joint fugitive Task Force is looking for Raymond Aviles Rios, 28. His last known address was the Hampshire House, a federal halfway house on Elm Street in Manchester.
Rios was serving a 55-month federal sentence for a bank robbery in December 2011. He also has a long criminal history involving crimes of violence and is considered "dangerous."
After noon on Monday Rios fled the half-way house after learning rule violations. He was last seen wearing black pants, a grey-blue Under Armor sweatshirt with the Under Armor symbol printed in green and a dark colored baseball cap.
Rios is a white male, 5'10'', 192 pounds with brown hair, brown eyes, and numerous tattoos including, throat – Cross; Neck (rear) – “K.E.”; Left Fingers – “OK”; Left Hand – “ACB”; Right Forearm – Praying Hands with “MOE”; Left Shoulder – “RAY”; Right Shoulder – Flag of Puerto Rico; Chest – Cross; and others.
Any information regarding the whereabouts of Rios please contact, Deputy U.S. Marshal, Jeffrey White. Deputy White can be reached at 603-225-1632; or anonymously by clicking on this link: WEB-TIP, or anonymously TEXT the word NHTIP with any information to the phone number TIP411. If this is an urgent call, please dial your local police or -911-.