U.S. Border Patrol agents working out of the El Centro Station in California arrested a previously-deported sex offender shortly after he crossed the border illegally.
The agents observed a man running northward from the International Border fence about 8 miles west of the Calexico Port of Entry on September 15. Agents moved quickly to apprehend the suspected illegal immigrant. They quickly determined he had, in fact, just crossed the border illegally, according to information obtained by Breitbart Texas from U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials. The man was arrested and taken to the El Centro Station where he was processed.
During a records check on the illegal immigrant, agents determined the man was a previously convicted sex offender. The 41-year-old Guatemalan had been deported in 2011 following a conviction for Criminal Sexual Contact-First-Degree-Penetration. He was sentenced to spend 8 years in prison, officials stated.
The man was processed and turned over to Immigration and Customs Enforcement where he will be referred to the Department of Justice for possible prosecution for...Read More HERE