Man arrested in 1993 Roosevelt County slaying

Courtesy of Ector County Sherrif’s Office Arnoldo Navarrette was arrested Thursday near Odessa, Texas and charged with murder and aggravated battery in the shooting death of Reynaldo “Rey” Ornelas Sr.

By Argen Duncan: Freedom New Mexico

A 38-year-old man has been arrested and charged with the 1993 shooting death of Reynaldo “Rey” Ornelas Sr. in Roosevelt County, according to the Sheriff’s Office.

Arnoldo Navarrette was arrested near Odessa, Texas, Thursday and charged with murder and aggravated battery, according to a news release from the Roosevelt County Sheriff’s Office. Friday, he was being held at the Ector County jail without bond on an Immigrations and Customs Enforcement detainer, according to an article in the Odessa American.

The Roosevelt County Sheriff’s Office and Ninth Judicial District Attorney’s Office are working to have