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Byline: Angela Couloumbis, Frederick Cus
Jul. 27--Federal immigration authorities picked up former rape suspect Omar Lezama De La Rosa yesterday and transferred him to the federal holding facility in York, Pa., the man's lawyer said.
Daniel-Paul Alva, Lezama De La Rosa's lawyer, said the man's family was trying to raise $20,000 to bail him out while he awaits deportation proceedings to Mexico.
Yesterday's transfer from a city prison to a federal one was the latest in a series of twists in the complicated case that began July 18, when a 24-year-old woman was raped in the SEPTA station in Chinatown.
Police originally identified Lezama De La …