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Child Support Evader: Francisco Balderrama

Child Support Evader Francisco Balderrama Last Address: ........ El Paso, Texas Occupation: .......... Construction Born: ..................... 08/17/59 Height: .................. 6'01" Weight: ................. 260 Color of Eyes: ...... Brown Color of Hair: ...... Brown Race: .................... Hispanic Marks: ...................... N/A Alias: ....................... Francisco Jauregi, Armando Jauregui Attorney General Greg Abbott needs your help to find Child Support Evader Francisco Balderrama. Balderrama, who was named to the Attorney General's Top Ten List of Child Support Evaders in December 2005, owes more than $52,000 for four children from El Paso. When he and his wife divorced in 1998, Balderrama was ordered to pay $900 per month in current support, and $232 per month in past due child support. He did not follow the court's order to help support his four children. In 2004, an arrest warrant was issued after Balderrama failed to appear at an enforcement hearing for which he received legal notice. Balderrama has not made a payment since 2003. Due to missed payments and interest that accrues on unpaid child support, he now owes $52,347. Law enforcement and investigators from the Attorney General's Office have searched the state for Francisco Balderrama. Contact the Attorney General's Office at 1-866-EVADERS (382-3377) to report information that may lead to his arrest. The Child Support Evaders are being singled out because they have the ability to take responsibility for their children, but refuse to do so. Incarceration is the only option for parents who flagrantly ignore a court's order to pay child support. The Attorney General's Office helps parents who lack the ability to pay child support by referring them to job training and employment services. Visit the agency's Web site www.oag.state.tx.us to find out about other Child Support Evaders, and to obtain information about the Attorney General's Child Support Division. Points to Remember Most Wanted Evaders Criteria: For a parent to be named as a Most Wanted Child Support Evader: Court-ordered delinquent support must be in excess of $5,000 Arrest warrant must have been issued for non-support Location of non-custodial parent is unknown Parent has not made any payments in the last six months Non-custodial parent must not be involved in bankruptcy proceedings Non-custodial parent must not be receiving welfare benefits In order to make child support information public, the custodial parent must sign a confidentiality waiver. 1-866-EVADERS (382-3377) www.oag.state.tx.us