Police seek Roswell man, 48, in stabbing death

Posted at: 03/19/2013 2:34 PM
By: KOB.com staff

Photo: Johnny Barela
Photo: Johnny Barela

Roswell Police are looking for a man wanted in connection with the stabbing death of another man Monday evening.

Police say Gregory Alonzo, 45, was stabbed at about 5:15 p.m. in the 300 block of East Ballard in Roswell.

He died later in a hospital.

After an investigation, police issued an arrest warrant for Johnny Barela, 48.

He is described as being 5’ 6” tall and weighing 200 pounds, with black hair, and brown eyes.

Barela is considered armed and dangerous.

Police say anyone who sees him should avoid making contact with him and call 911 instead.

Anyone who has information on Johnny Barela’s whereabouts is urged to contact the Roswell Police Department (575-624-6770), or Crime Stoppers (1-888-594-8477) immediately.