MOST WANTED: Francisco "Frankie" Carranza Meza

July 2, 2013 

Francisco Carranza Meza

Francisco "Frankie" Carranza MEZA, 10/04/86 of Modesto. Meza is wanted for 187 PC murder, (Juan Gabriel Barajas), and is believed to be in Mexico. Detectives are asking the publics help in locating and capturing MEZA. MEZA should be considered armed and dangerous.

UNKNOWN — Modesto Police Dept

• NAME: Francisco "Frankie" Carranza Meza

• CHARGE: Murder

• DESCRIPTION: 26 years old,5 feet 11 inches, 210 pounds, brown hair and brown eyes

• THE CASE: Meza is wanted by Modesto police on suspicion of murder in connection with the gang-related shooting death of 32- year-old Juan Gabriel Barajas of Modesto.

• NOTES: Barajas was shot shortly before 11:30 p.m. June 27, 2010, in the 1600 block of Vicksburg Street in west Modesto. Four others have been arrested in the case.

• REPORT A TIP: Police ask anyone with information about Meza's whereabouts to call Crime Stoppers at (209) 521-4636. Tipsters can email tips through theCrime StoppersWeb site, www., or text tips to CRIMES (274637) by typing "Tip704" plus the message. Callers to Crime Stoppers can remain anonymous and are eligible for a reward.

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