Pastor arrested for human smuggling
El Paso, Texas (KTSM) — A pastor of a small South Central El Paso church was arrested this week accused of trying to smuggle an immigrant into the United States.
Customs and border protection officers arrested Pastor Ciro Cruz of the Primera Iglesia del Nazareno at the Paso del Norte bridge Tuesday.
A CBP spokesperson tells NewsChannel 9 a woman riding in the car with him showed officers legal documents that weren't hers.
Officers arrested him for allegedly trying to smuggle her in.