BATON ROUGE—On Tuesday, Jan 24, 2018, at approximately 1:30 p.m., Jose Garcia Montes was arrested by the FBI Baton Rouge Resident Agency Office, with the assistance of East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office, for abduction 4 children from Pensacola, Florida.
On Jan 23, 2018, the Escambia County Sheriff’s Office and the Florida Department of Law Enforcement instituted an review into the abduction of 4 immature children (ages one, three, four, and six) from the closeness of Pensacola, Florida. It was reported that nonetheless Montes was the father of 3 of the 4 children, he did not have any custodial rights over the children and had not been active in the children’s lives. After vacating Florida, Montes contacted their biological mom around telephone, refused to return the children, and indicated he would kill himself and the children before giving them back.
Law coercion successfully tracked Montes and eventually narrowed their hunt down to a construction site in the Baton Rouge area. To help assist the review and help locate the blank children, the FBI Pensacola Office contacted Baton Rouge agents and requested they govern an detain aver on Jose Garcia Montes. He was arrested but occurrence and supposing the plcae of the blank children.
All 4 children were safely recovered in a Baton Rouge chateau and ecstatic by ambulance to a circuitously hospital, where they perceived medical attention. The children are being cared for by Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS), until they can be reunited with their mother.
Montes was subsequently ecstatic to the East Baton Rouge Correctional facility. He is available extradition back to Florida, where he faces mixed sovereign charges, to embody 4 depends of kidnapping.