July 24, 2009 (AURORA, Ill.) --Federal agents are putting out a new alert in a 1998 murder case in Aurora.They hope to get some new leads. Thirty-one-year-old Leoboldo Mendoza has been the subject of a nationwide manhunt coordinated by the Chicago FBI for the last eight years. Authorities believe he may have fled the area.
FBI agents say Mendoza still has family in Illinois and Texas. He is suspected of killing a rival gang member.