Fugitive Held In South Texas Jail

(October 14, 2007)--A fugitive who has been profiled on ``America's Most Wanted'' was captured Saturday near Matamoros, Mexico, and confined in a South Texas jail.

Donald Edward Lynch, 66, who faces 11 counts of rape of a child, 38 counts of aggravated sexual exploitation of a minor and five counts of aggravated sexual battery, all in Kingsport, Tenn., was taken into custody by Mexican authorities in El Mesquital, The Brownsville Herald reported in Sunday editions.

Before being extradited across the border, Lynch, who claimed his real name was Reynaldo Price, denied the charges.

Cameron County Sheriff Omar Lucio said Lynch was being held at the Carrizalez-Rucker Detention Center in Olmito.

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