TUCSON, Ariz. – Tucson Sector Border Patrol agents assigned to the Three Points Substation arrested a male Salvadoran national Sept. 18 convicted of sexual assault against a child.
Following the arrest of Milton Omar Perez near Topawa, Arizona, agents conducted a records check and learned of his Jan. 19, 2006 arrest by the Colorado Springs Police Department, resulting in the sexual assault conviction.
Perez now faces removal proceedings in accordance with Tucson Sector processing guidelines.
U.S. Customs and Border Protection is the unified border agency within the Department of Homeland Security charged with the management, control and protection of our nation's borders at and between the official ports of entry. CBP is charged with keeping terrorists and terrorist weapons out of the country while enforcing hundreds of U.S. laws.