CALEXICO, Calif. (KYMA, KECY) – Border guards continue to arrest sex offenders across the southern border.
US Border Patrol said agents arrested the man last Saturday morning after illegally entering US 15 east of the Calexico Port of Entry.
File reviews revealed the 32-year-old undocumented immigrant had previously been convicted of a sexual offense from Los Angeles, California.
Agents said the man was convicted of molesting a minor in 2009. A judge sentenced him to three years probation for his crime.
In fiscal year 2021, which began October 1, 2020, border guards from the El Centro sector arrested and / or removed 16 people convicted or wanted of sexual offenses.
Immigration / Imperial County