Mario Antúnez Sotelo is wanted in connection with a San Diego, California, human trafficking and alien smuggling event which occurred in 2006. On July 3, 2007, a federal arrest warrant for Antúnez Sotelo was issued in the Southern District of California for human trafficking and alien smuggling violations (U.S. CODE 18 USC 1589 AND 8 USC 1324.) He is believed to be a member of an alien smuggling organization which smuggles undocumented aliens into the United States for financial gain and then compels their labor under threats of harm and death. Antúnez Sotelo is a fugitive and is known to possess firearms. He should be considered armed and dangerous.