LAREDO, Texas – Border Patrol agents from the Laredo South Station arrested a convicted sex offender after he crossed the Rio Grande River illegally into the U.S. near south Laredo.
The arrest occurred on October 12, when agents apprehended a group of undocumented individuals near Riverview and Oleander Street in south Laredo. Among the
group was Alejandro Cano-Morales, a 44-year-old Mexican national, who was identified as having an active warrant and a registered sex offender for a 2011 conviction for Child Molestation out of Decatur, Georgia in Dekalb County.
He will be prosecuted for his immigration violation and remanded to the custody of the U.S. Marshal Service.
Take a stand against criminal organizations by reporting them to the Laredo Sector Border Patrol toll free at 1-800-343-1994.