Police searching for Minnesota fugitive thought to be in Lamesa

Lamesa PD searching for fugitive

LAMESA, TX (KCBD) - The Lamesa Police Department is asking for public help locating a man wanted in connection with an armed robbery and sexual assault of a minor.

Lamesa PD is working with police in Hutchinson, Minnesota to track down 21-year-old Devon Jay Anderson, wanted for three outstanding warrants out of McLeod County, Minnesota. The warrants are for 1st Degree Armed Robbery, 1st Degree Controlled substance, and failure to appear on 5th Degree Controlled Substance charges

20-year-old Eraclio Torres was arrested back in January and charged in this same robbery.

Police say Anderson has a long history of drug use and has very strong ties to Lamesa and is considered to be armed and dangerous.

Anyone having information on this or any other crime is asked to contact the Lamesa Police Department or crime line at 806/872-TIPS/8477.

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