Authorities still searching for Gabino Ruiz-Ascencio

Authorities are still searching for a man wanted in connection to the murder of 24-year old Adrian Peralta on April 13.

Lyon County Crime Stoppers is offering a $1,000 cash reward for information regarding Gabino Ruiz-Ascensio.

Ruiz-Ascencio is described as a Hispanic male who is 26 years old and stands approximately 5-feet-6 and weighs around 165 pounds. He has black hair and brown eyes. He has multiple defining tattoos, and is a documented gang member.

Ruiz is considered armed and dangerous. It was initially believed to have fled to Mexico, but now it is believed that he may be in the Emporia, Dodge City or Ark City areas.

Ruiz-Ascensio left the scene of the shooting in a stolen truck that still hasn't been recovered. The truck is a white 1991 GMC Sierra.

If you have any information, call Crime Stoppers at 342-2273.

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