• Second Degree Murder

Juan Antonio Avalos

Wanted on Canada-wide warrant for second degree murder.

Rosaura Ramos was reported missing by relatives on August 31 2004. When police attended the apartment she shared with her estraged husband Juan Antonio Avalos they discovered Rosaura Ramos' body. An autopsy confirmed that she had been stabbed to death. The building's security video showed Avalos entering the building with Ramos and exiting alone several hours later carrying suitcases. The investigation revealed that Avalos boarded an airplane headed to El Salvador on August 31 2004. Homicide investigators obtained a warrant for the arrest of Juan Antonio Avalos on a charge of Second Degree Murder.

Working in conjunction with Toronto Police Service.

Personal description
  • Aliases: Juan Antonio Avalos Escobar / Juan Antonio Escobar de Avalos
  • Sex: Male
  • Born: June 1961
  • Place of Birth: El Salvador
  • Hair Colour: Brown
  • Eye Colour: Brown
  • Weight: 202 lbs / 92 kg
  • Height: 5 ft 11 in / 180 cm
  • Scars:
    • Right arm, gun shot wound
    • Neck, 2 bullet marks


Take no action to apprehend this person yourself. Report any information to the nearest RCMP detachment or the police in your area or contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

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