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For Immediate Release

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October 01, 2012 DUSM Adrian Collins, Southern District of Texas
(361) 533-7522
Gulf Coast Task Force Captures Two Robbery Suspects

Brownsville, TX - The Gulf Coast Violent Offender and Fugitive Task Force (GCVOFTF) arrested Rickie Henderson (30) and Criselda Juarez (24) today for Aggravated Robbery. The two were wanted in San Patricio County for allegedly robbing a local gaming establishment on August 20, 2012 in Gregory, TX. The GCVOFTF in Corpus Christi received information that Henderson and Juarez were living in the 2600 block of Delia Ave. in Brownsville, TX. Henderson and Juarez were arrested by the GCVOFTF in Brownsville and taken to the Cameron County Jail with a $100,000 and $15,000 bonds respectively.

The Gulf Coast Violent Offender Fugitive Task Force is a team comprised of law enforcement officers from the U.S. Marshals, Corpus Christi Police Department, Nueces and Victoria Counties Sheriff’s Departments, and the Texas Department of Corrections. The task force objective is to seek out and arrest violent criminals, gang members, and sex offenders. U.S. Marshals-led district task forces arrested 81,900 state and local fugitives in FY 2010, clearing approximately 108,200 state and local felony warrants.

Anonymous tips can be made by texting 411TIPS (847411) keyword GULFCOAST or by going to www.usmarshals.gov/district/tx-s/index.html.

Additional information about the U.S. Marshals Service can be found at http://www.usmarshals.gov.

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