Border Patrol agents arrest deported sex offender

On the Border

Border Patrol agents arrest deported sex offender

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Story by: Tim Lavigne, Meteorologist and Reporter

EL CENTRO, Calif. (KSWT News 13) - A sex offender nearly made his way into the United States from Mexico yesterday.

A 54-year-old citizen of Mexico attempted to illegally enter the U.S. at about 2:40 a.m.

Agents from the El Centro Sector arrested the man.

While interviewing him, agents discovered the man is a convicted sex offender.

He has been sentenced to serve 180 days in jail for indecent exposure.

The man will now face charges for illegally re-enting the country after being deported.

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