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Manuelita Alvarado

The Roswell Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating a woman wanted in connection with a stabbing.

Manuelita N. Alvarado, 55, of Roswell, stabbed a 44-year-old woman in the head following an argument. The victim avoided serious injury but required treatment at a local hospital.

Alvarado is described as 5’5”, weighing 130 pounds, with black hair and brown eyes. She also goes by the names Nellie Najar, Tia Najar and Manuelita Najar. She is wanted on a charge of aggravated battery with a deadly weapon.

Anyone with potential information regarding her whereabouts is asked to contact the RPD at 624-6770 or, anonymously, Chaves County Crime Stoppers at 1-888-594-TIPS (8477).