Border Patrol arrest sexual predators, gang member over Christmas weekend
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Border Patrol Agents in Falfurrias arrested a Guatemalan national December 22, 2017. Record checks showed the man was arrested and later convicted for Unlawful Sexual Conduct with a Minor.
That same day, agents arrested two Guatemalan nationals attempting to enter the United States illegally near Brownsville. Record checks revealed that one male was convicted in Florida for Sexual Assault of a Minor, and sentenced to five years probation. A check of the other man’s criminal history showed a conviction for Sexual Assault, Sexual Battery, and an outstanding warrant out of the Fort Lauderdale, Florida Sheriff’s Office.
Agents in McAllen agents arrested an adult male Salvadoran national trying to enter the United States illegally near Hidalgo on December 23. A check of the subject’s criminal history revealed that the subject was a member of the MS13 gang.
On Christmas Day, Kingsville agents apprehended a Guatemalan national near Armstrong, Texas. Record checks showed the man had multiple convictions in California for Lewd and Lascivious Acts and Unlawful Sex with a Minor.
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