Suspect in Worcester Shooting Added to MA Most Wanted List

 by TWIW StaffJuly 26, 2021

The Massachusetts State Police [MSP] added a man wanted in connection with a shooting in Worcester to the state’s Most Wanted Fugitive List.

According to MSP, a warrant originally issued for Jefferey Beltre-Rojas, 27, included charges of Armed Assault with Intent to Murder. Police suspect Beltre Rojas of involvement in the July 9, 2020 shooting of Luis Tiro-Romero inside a residence on Mount Pleasant Street.

After the warrant for Beltre-Rojas was issued, Tiro-Romero died 2021 as a result of injuries sustained in the shooting. Prosecutors secured upgraded charges against Beltre-Rojas for Murder.

Two alleged accomplices in the shooting are already in custody.

Beltre-Rojas is 5’7” tall and about 250 pounds. He has black hair, brown eyes and a mole on his left cheek. Beltre-Rojas has multiple tattoos on his neck and arms, including the image of a pair of lips on the left side of his neck.

MSP warns that Beltre-Rojas is actively avoiding apprehension and should be considered armed and dangerous.

MSP asks that anyone who has knowledge of the location of Beltre-Rojas, or sees him, to call the MSP Violent Fugitive Apprehension Section immediately at 1-800-KAPTURE (1-800-527-8873) or to call 911.

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