EDINBURG, Texas – McAllen Border Patrol Station agents arrested a MS-13 gang member and a migrant previously convicted of re-entering the United States illegally.
On June 16, a group of 53 migrants mainly composed of families entered the country illegally near Hidalgo. During processing, MCS agents discovered a Salvadoran national traveling among the group of migrants who was a MS-13 gang member.READ MORE: North Texas-Based IRS Officer Sentenced To Prison For 'Obstructing Federal Tax Laws'
Shortly after, agents assigned to MCS apprehended a group of 17 migrants near Hidalgo. As they were being processed, it was discovered that a national of El Salvador, was arrested by the Southampton Police Department in New York. He was subsequently convicted for Rape-3nd Degree and sentenced to six years’ probation. He also has a previous removal from America.READ MORE: 1 Dead After Man Fires Shots At Pickup Truck In Tom Thumb Parking Lot In Richardson
Border Patrol processed the subjects accordingly.MORE NEWS: Biden Administration Terminates 2 Border Wall Contracts In Texas