Wanted man on the loose near Roosevelt Lake

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Gabriel Jaramillo By Andrew Michalscheck Gabriel Jaramillo By Andrew Michalscheck
By Andrew Michalscheck By Andrew Michalscheck
By Andrew Michalscheck By Andrew Michalscheck

ROOSEVELT LAKE, Ariz. -- Authorities are searching near Roosevelt Lake for a man who is wanted in connection with a recent murder in the town of Eagar.

According to the Apache County Sheriff’s Department, Gabriel Jaramillo, 57, was spotted on Saturday night in Miami, Arizona.

Jaramillo reportedly took authorities on a high-speed chase from Globe to Roosevelt Lake on Highway 188.

The Apache County Sheriff’s Department said Jaramillo exchanged fire with deputies and may be wounded.

Jaramillo has a prior record that includes charges of armed robbery, kidnapping and burglary.

He’s considered armed and extremely dangerous.