Border Patrol agents arrest man with criminal history, gang ties on commercial bus in Las Cruces

El Paso News

The U.S. Border Patrol is finding more and more drugs, especially fentanyl, at highway checkpoints in San Diego County.

EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) — An felon with gang ties was arrested, according to a tweet by U.S. Border Patrol’s El Paso Sector Chief Gloria Chavez.

In the tweet, Chavez said Las Cruces Border Patrol agents arrested the unidentified man at a checkpoint.

The man was traveling by commercial bus, the tweet said. His criminal history included sex with a minor burglary and auto theft.

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