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Update: Manhunt Monday wanted fugitive surrenders
By: Elena Arteaga and Jesse Martinez
EL PASO, Texas Daniel Jacob Valdez, who was featured in this week's Manhunt Monday, surrendered, deputies said.
The El Paso County Sheriff's Office was searching for a Valdez for what was being referred to as a "violent crime."
Deputies said Valdez knew authorities were looking for him. Authorities have not disclosed what led them to seek out Valdez, but they have said he's facing a charge for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.
Valdez, 24, is also known as "Gomez," and "Krunk."
Deputies said Valdez has family and friends throughout the borderland who may have been harboring the fugitive.
Valdez was booked into the El Paso County Detention Facility on a charge of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. His bail was set at $25,000.