Suspect in international crime arrested in Sioux Falls

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Federal officials say a gang member wanted in El Salvador for murder is in custody in South Dakota. 

Authorities arrested 25-year-old Moises De Jesus Ruiz-Mejia this week outside his Sioux Falls home. 

The Salvadorian government issued an international warrant for his arrest.  

Officials with ICE say he’s one of 25 people wanted in connection with numerous homicides and attempted homicides.

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