Fake ICE bounty hunter arrested for robbing Hispanic men - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Fake ICE bounty hunter arrested for robbing Hispanic men

Daquawn Simmons (Source: MPD) Daquawn Simmons (Source: MPD)
MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) -

A man is behind bars accused of pretending to be a bounty hunter with U.S. Immigration and Customs Office (ICE) in order to rob a group of men.

Memphis Police Department confirmed Friday that Daquawn Simmons, 24, was in custody.

He's charged with aggravated assault, attempted robbery, and using a firearm to commit a felony.

Investigators said Simmons went up to a group of Hispanic men while they were working on July 25.

Simmons told the men he was a bounty hunter with ICE. He pointed a gun at them and told them they would be deported unless they handed over all their money.

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