WANTED: YULAN ADONAY ARCHAGA CARΊAS
REWARD OF UP TO $5 MILLION
NAME: Yulan Adonay Archaga Carías
ALIASES: “Porky,” Alexander Mendoza
DOB: 02/13/1982 (Archaga Carías)/
01/21/1982 (a/k/a Mendoza)
POB: San Pedro Sula, Honduras
WEIGHT: 160 lbs
HAIR COLOR: Black
EYE COLOR: Brown
Archaga Carías, alias “Porky”, is the highest-ranking member of MS-13 in Honduras and is responsible for directing the gang’s criminal activities, including drug trafficking, the laundering of drug proceeds, murder, kidnappings, and other violent crimes involving machine guns. Archaga Carías is also responsible for the gang’s importation of large amounts of cocaine into the United States.
In February 2020, Archaga Carías, with the help of approximately 20 armed men, escaped from a courthouse in El Progreso, Honduras. Archaga Carías had been in custody and was at the courthouse for a hearing on charges of homicide of two Honduran prosecutors. Four police officers and one presumed combatant were killed during the break-out, and surveillance video footage depicted Archaga Carías carrying an AK-47 as he exited the building.
On September 21, 2021, a federal grand jury in the Southern District of New York filed a superseding indictment against Archaga Carías charging him with racketeering, narcotics trafficking, and weapons trafficking.
The U.S. Department of State is offering a REWARD OF UP TO $5 MILLION for information leading to the arrest and/or conviction of Yulan Adonay Archaga Carías, a/k/a “Porky,” a/k/a “Alexander Mendoza.”
If you have information, please contact U.S. investigators at +1-202-451-8122 or +504 8886-7166 (Text/WhatsApp/Signal/Telegram). If you are located outside of the United States, you may also visit the nearest U.S. Embassy or Consulate. If in the United States, you can also contact the local FBI, DEA, or HSI offices in your city.
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Government officials and employees are not eligible for rewards.