EPCSO searching for sex offender who failed to return to far East El Paso facility

Wednesday afternoon, officials with the El Paso County Sheriff’s Office (EPCSO) are requesting assistance from the community in locating John Oliver McMickings.

According to the EPCSO, on May 18, 2021, McMickings left the El Paso Multi-Use Facility located at 1700 Horizon Boulevard, two miles south of Horizon City and just across the street from the Sparks neighborhood.

Law enforcement officials say he left the facility to go to work, but he never returned to the facility and his whereabouts are unknown. They add that McMickings was last seen driving a red Ford Mustang.

McMickings is now wanted on a parole violation warrant and an additional charge of Sex Offenders Duty to Register is forthcoming. EPCSO officials say his sex offense is Sexual Assault of a Child, with the victim being a 14-year-old female and is currently on parole.

Residents with any information on the location of John Oliver McMickings, call the El Paso County Sheriff’s Office at 915-538-2008.