CAPTURED: Man wanted for holding ex against will

Posted at 8:38 AM, Jan 05, 2016
and last updated 2016-01-05 12:33:40-05

UPDATE: Alexander Camacho-Rivera was apprehended at a motel located in the 4700 block of Pearl Road in Old Brooklyn Tuesday morning.


Original story:

The Lorain Police Department and the U.S. Marshals Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force are looking for a man accused of breaking into his ex-wife's house and holding her against her will.

Alexander Camacho-Rivera, 33, is wanted for kidnapping, domestic violence and grand theft of a motor vehicle.

According to police, Camacho-Rivera broke into his ex-wife's house, waited for her to return home and then held her against her will, all while her young son was home. 

He also allegedly strangled her and held a knife to her throat. 

Camacho-Rivera is approximately 5-foot 8-inches tall and weighs 165 pounds. He has black hair and brown eyes and is believed to be a member of the Latin Kings street gang. 

He is last known to be living in the Lorain or Elyria area but he also has ties to Mansfield. 

Reward money is available for information leading to the capture of this fugitive. Anyone with information is asked to contact the U.S. Marshals at 1-866-4WANTED or text WANTED and tip to 847411.