Letting you just walk away isn't how it works, I'm afraid.

Chavez is a Powder Ganger living at Powder Ganger camp south in 2281.


Chavez is a Powder Ganger who, with a small crew of fellow escaped convicts, formed a splinter gang that has moved south of the NCR Correctional Facility to plunder passing-by traders and other Mojave inhabitants. Chavez and his crew decided that instead of turning in their "acquisitions" to Eddie, they would keep it all for themselves.

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Apparel Weapon Other items On death
Powder Gang plain outfit 9mm pistol - -


Icon cut contentThe following is based on Fallout: New Vegas cut content and has not been confirmed by canon sources.

There was originally an option that Chavez could have been imprisoned during I Fought the Law, but this was cut from the game.[1]

Icon cut contentEnd of information based on Fallout: New Vegas cut content.


Chavez appears only in Fallout: New Vegas.


  1. Pick the lock to Chavez's cell: "Chavez at the NCR Correctional Facility wants you to pick the lock to his cell".