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Rocksprings Border Patrol Agents Nab Previously Deported Sex Offender

Release Date: 
March 20, 2012

DEL RIO, TEXAS—U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the Rocksprings Station apprehended a known sex offender Sunday evening.

Rocksprings Texas Border Patrol agents capture Sex Offender



Agents patrolling near Junction, around 8 p.m. Sunday, encountered Emanuel Ferman, 39, a Mexican national found to be in the country illegally. During processing, agents discovered that Ferman had been previously deported from the United States. Records checks also revealed that Ferman was a registered sex offender, stemming from a 2004 conviction for sexual assault, in El Paso.

Ferman will be processed for removal from the United States and faces a charge of re-entry after deportation under 8 USC 1326.

Last modified: 
February 9, 2017