BP ar­rests two con­victed sex of­fend­ers

Imperial Valley Press - - NEWS - — Vin­cent Osuna, vo­suna@iv-

On two sep­a­rate oc­ca­sions this week in Calexico, Border Pa­trol agents ar­rested con­victed sex of­fend­ers sus­pected of mak­ing an il­le­gal en­try into the United States, a Cus­toms and Border Pro­tec­tion news re­lease stated.

The first ar­rest oc­curred at about 11:30 p.m. Mon­day when agents oper­at­ing the Re­mote Video Sur­veil­lance Sys­tem no­ti­fied Border Pa­trol agents in the area of a man climb­ing over the in­ter­na­tional border fence. When agents arrived, they ar­rested the man and trans­ported him to El Cen­tro Sta­tion for iden­ti­fi­ca­tion and pro­cess­ing.

Record checks re­vealed that the man, Ed­uardo Murillo-Lobo, had a prior con­vic­tion in 2015 for at­tempted sexual con­duct with a mi­nor and dan­ger­ous crime against chil­dren.

Murillo-Lobo, a 21-year-old cit­i­zen and na­tional of Hon­duras, will be pros­e­cuted for il­le­gal en­try into the United States.

The sec­ond ar­rest oc­curred at about 1:45 a.m. Tues­day when agents work­ing near the Grand Plaza Out­lets ob­served a man en­ter the United States il­le­gally.

Border Pa­trol ar­rested the man and trans­ported him to the El Cen­tro Sta­tion for iden­ti­fi­ca­tion and pro­cess­ing.

Records checks re­vealed that the man, Je­sus Mon­te­jano-Robles, had a felony con­vic­tion for rape by force or fear, for which he was sen­tenced to three years in prison.

Mone­jano-Robles, a 36-yearold Mex­ico cit­i­zen, will be pros­e­cuted for il­le­gal en­try into the United States, the news re­lease stated. In fis­cal year 2018, the El Cen­tro Sec­tor has ar­rested 19 sex of­fend­ers.

pres­son­line.com

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from USA

© PressReader. All rights reserved.