TUCSON, Arizona (CBSDFW.COM) – U.S. Border Patrol agents arrested a previously deported sex offender from Honduras Monday night near Sells, Arizona.
Tucson Sector agents patrolling a remote trail encountered and arrested 32-year-old Henrry Zelaya-Flores after he illegally entered the United States from Mexico through the desert, U.S. Customs and Border Protection said in a news release Wednesday.READ MORE: 'My Nerves Are Still Rattled': Passenger Aboard Amtrak Train Talks Crash
Records checks revealed Zelaya-Flores was convicted of Indecency with a Child in 2016 in Dallas County and received a two-year sentence.READ MORE: Man, Pregnant Woman & Baby Killed In Crash Along Highway 360; Police Investigating
He was deported from the United States in June 2017.
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