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Border Patrol Arrests Convicted Sex Offenders

Release Date: 
October 9, 2014

TUCSON, Ariz. – Border Patrol agents arrested six illegal immigrants between Sept. 30 and Oct. 8 wanted for or convicted of various sex crimes.

One subject, a Mexican national, was convicted of felony-aggravated sexual assault on a child, along with several felony and misdemeanor DUI offenses.  

Another subject, a Guatemalan national, was convicted of lewd or lascivious molestation and conduct.

The four remaining individuals, also Mexican nationals, had convictions including felony-attempted sexual assault of a spouse and assault with a semi-auto firearm.

Three of the subjects also had outstanding warrants for their arrest related to sex crimes. One of these subjects claimed to be a member of the Sureno gang, an affiliate of the Mexican mafia.

All subjects were processed for prosecution and removal proceedings, in accordance with Tucson Sector prosecution guidelines.

Last modified: 
February 3, 2021