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For Immediate Release

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July 25, 2012 PIO Chris Bozeman, Western District of Texas (210) 271-2507
Sentenced To Life and On The Run
Fugitive Flees After Guilty Verdict of Continuous Sexual Abuse of a Child

LSFTF LogoSan Antonio, TX – Anselmo Rodriguez, 31, is the target of a fugitive investigation by the Lone Star Fugitive Task Force after he fled while on bond, awaiting sentence by a Bexar County Judge. Rodriguez was found guilty on allegations involving continuous sexual abuse of a child and sentenced in absència to a term of life in prison.

On Tuesday evening, the Bexar County District Attorney’s Office contacted the Lone Star Fugitive Task Force to assist in the search for Rodriguez. Task force officers are currently investigating all aspects of Rodriguez’s whereabouts.

Robert Almonte, United States Marshal for the Western District of Texas, states, “We will pursue and explore all aspects of finding Rodriguez locally, state wide, and even internationally until he is brought to justice.”

For any information leading to the arrest and apprehension of Anselmo Rodriguez, please call (210) 472-6540 or text-a-tip: Keyword “Lone Star” to 847411 (tip411).

Members of the Lone Star Fugitive Task Force:

  • San Antonio Police Department
  • San Antonio Independent School District
  • Bexar County Sheriff’s Department
  • Comal County Sheriff’s Department
  • Bexar County Fire Marshals
  • Bexar County District Attorney’s Office
  • Texas Office of The Attorney General
  • Texas Department of Public Safety
  • Texas Department of Criminal Justice - Office of the Inspector General
  • U.S. Marshals Service

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

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