REPORT: US Agents Arrest Deported ‘Child Sex Offender’ Traveling with ‘Caravan Families’

Originally published at: https://www.hannity.com/media-room/report-us-agents-arrest-deported-child-sex-offender-traveling-with-caravan-families/

Customs and Border Patrol Agents arrested a previously deported “child sex offender” at the US-Mexico border in Arizona this week; confirming the 37-year-old migrant was traveling alongside “caravan families.”

“Customs and Border Patrol (CBP) agents were able to apprehend a previously deported child sex offender who tried re-entering the country with a group of other foreign nationals,” writes the Daily Caller.

“A CBP camera operator on Jan. 11 discovered 24 individuals illegally crossing into the United States near the San Luis, Arizona, Port of Entry. The caravan, which was made up mostly of Central American family units, immediately surrendered when confronted by agents,” adds the article.

#CBP Yuma Sector Border Patrol Arrests Child Sex Offender Late Friday Night #NationalSecurity #SouthwestBorder pic.twitter.com/qeAmmXm7Ds

— CBP Arizona (@CBPArizona) January 16, 2019

Embedded with the group was Marcos Velasquez-Taperio, a Guatemalan citizen who was convicted of sexual assault crimes in 2009. He was deported after serving nearly three years in prison.

“I am proud of our Border Patrol agents for making this arrest,” the chief patrol agent said Tuesday. “Deported sexual predators seeking to illegally enter the U.S. will be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law.”

Read the full report at the Daily Caller.