Gang member arrested near Calexico for illegally entering U.S.

Gang member arrested near Calexico for illegally entering U.S.

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CALEXICO, CA - El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents have arrested an alleged gang member with a long criminal history.

Border Patrol says the 33-year-old man snuck into the U.S. near the Calexico West Port of Entry yesterday evening.

They say he is a member of the "Loma Bakers" gang. They are known for being affiliated with Sureños, a Southern California criminal organization.

Border Patrol says he previously served a 10-year sentence for voluntary manslaughter.

They say he will be prosecuted for illegally re-entering the U.S. after being deported.

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