EL PASO, TX—The FBI El Paso Field Office announces the arrest of a 30-year-old El Paso man, Russell Rice III, for being a felon in possession of a firearm.
On June 5, 2022, Rice was accused of firing a firearm in public during an altercation with another individual. On June 8, 2022, Rice was taken into custody by El Paso Police Department’s Gang Unit. Rice was arrested on a state warrant issued by the El Paso Police Department (EPPD) for being a felon in possession of a firearm. Rice was later released on bond.