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U.S. Border Patrol Weekly Blotter September 23 – October 6, 2010

Right Side News reports from the U.S. Border Patrol in this two week summary ending October 6, 2010

Border Patrol agents seized over 23,420 pounds of marijuana and146 pounds of cocaine. Agents arrested 13 criminal aliens and 16 gang members. There were 15 rocking incidents.

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Reported on September 23, 2010

El Paso Sector – Border Patrol agents arrested an illegal alien from Mexico near El Paso, Texas. During processing, the subject admitted to being an active member of the Paisa gang. Records checks revealed the subject had been previously removed from the United States.

Rio Grande Valley Sector – Border Patrol agents seized 1,277 pounds of marijuana and recovered a stolen Ford pickup truck near Mission, Texas. Agents observed several subjects carrying bundles to the pickup truck near the Rio Grande River. Upon seeing the agents, the driver of the pickup truck drove toward the river and all subjects absconded into Mexico. The marijuana was discovered in the vehicle. The vehicle had been reported stolen in Rio Grande City, Texas

Reported on September 24, 2010

 

Del Rio Sector – Border Patrol agents detained a male United States Citizen (USC) near Batesville, Texas. The subject was accompanied by an unrelated 13-year-old female USC. Records checks revealed the male USC had a prior arrest for aggravated sexual assault of a child and was the subject of a warrant of arrest as a violent sexual predator. The subject was detained until local law enforcement arrived and assumed custody of the case.

El Centro Sector – Border Patrol agents arrested an illegal alien from Mexico who claimed he was robbed by armed gunmen in Mexico near La Rumorosa, Baja California, Mexico. The subject claimed the gunmen took cell phones and money from the group he was traveling with, and shot two individuals for failing to comply with their demands. The case was referred to the appropriated agencies for further investigation.

El Paso Sector – Border Patrol agents arrested an illegal alien from Mexico in El Paso, Texas. The subject resisted arrest and assaulted one of the arresting agents. The subject was subdued and taken into custody. During a search of his person, agents discovered the subject was in possession of a “Taser” electronic control device.

Rio Grande Valley Sector – Border Patrol agents arrested an illegal alien from Mexico near Mission, Texas. The subject was identified as a member of the 18th Street gang. Records checks revealed the subject had an active warrant of arrest for aggravated assault and two counts of weapons possession issued in the state of New Jersey.

Reported on September 25, 2010

El Centro Sector – Border Patrol agents were assaulted by unidentified subjects throwing rocks from Mexico near Calexico, California. Agents came under attack while attempting to arrest a suspected illegal alien near the international border fence. The subject was taken into custody and agents were able to egress from the area without sustaining serious injury.

Tucson Sector – Border Patrol agents seized 2,406 pounds of marijuana and a Ford F-150 pickup truck near Gu Vo, Arizona on the Tohono O’odham Nation. Agents responded to a report of a suspicious vehicle and found it under a camouflaged tarp. Agents discovered the marijuana in the bed of the truck.

Reported on September 26, 2010

El Centro Sector – Border Patrol agents arrested an illegal alien from Mexico near Calexico, California. Records checks revealed the subject was a convicted sex offender and had been previously removed from the United States.

Yuma Sector – Border Patrol agents arrested a USC and an illegal alien from Mexico, and seized 146 pounds of cocaine and a tractor-trailer at the checkpoint near Quartzsite, Arizona. A Border Patrol canine alerted to the trailer and a subsequent search revealed the cocaine.

Reported on September 27, 2010

Del Rio Sector – Border Patrol agents rescued and arrested an illegal alien from Mexico near Del Rio, Texas. Agents patrolling the Rio Grande River by boat observed the subject enter the water and cross into the United States. The subject was unable to swim and was swept downstream. Agents rescued the subject and took him into custody.

San Diego Sector РBorder Patrol agents arrested an illegal alien from Mexico near Escondido, California. Records checks revealed the subject was a Sure̱o gang member with a history of narcotics and weapons violations.

Reported on September 28, 2010

Laredo Sector – Border Patrol agents arrested an illegal alien from Mexico and recovered a stolen Ford pick-up truck near Laredo, Texas. Agents found the vehicle and an injured illegal alien. The subject claimed to have been ejected from the bed of the truck when the driver crashed through a fence in an attempt to avoid apprehension. The subject was transported to a local hospital, treated, and released into Border Patrol custody.

Tucson Sector – Border Patrol agents seized 2,848 pounds of marijuana and a Chevrolet pick-up truck near Cockelbur, Arizona. Agents followed tire tracks cross-country from a dirt road and found the truck concealed under a camouflage tarp. A search of the vehicle revealed the marijuana.

Reported on September 29, 2010

El Centro Sector РBorder Patrol agents arrested two illegal aliens from Mexico near Calexico, California. During processing, both subjects admitted to being Sure̱o gang members. Records checks revealed both subjects had prior felony criminal convictions and had been previously removed from the United States.

Tucson Sector – Border Patrol agents seized 256 pounds of marijuana, a vehicle, and arrested a national of Sudan at the traffic checkpoint near Amado, Arizona. After a Border Patrol canine alerted to the vehicle, the subject sped away from the checkpoint in an attempt to avoid apprehension. Agents were able to stop the subject a short time later, and a search of the vehicle revealed the marijuana

Reported on September 30, 2010

Rio Grande Valley Sector – Border Patrol agents seized 1,647 pounds of marijuana while performing line watch duties near Hidalgo, Texas. Agents observed several unidentified subjects carrying suspected narcotics. When agents approached, the subjects dropped the bundles and absconded. A subsequent search revealed the bundles contained marijuana.

San Diego Sector РBorder Patrol agents arrested a United States Citizen (USC) near Temecula, California. The subject was identified as a Sure̱os gang member with two active felony arrest warrants for dangerous drugs issued in the state of California.

Tucson Sector – Border Patrol agents seized 1,687 pounds of marijuana while tracking a group of suspected illegal aliens near Menagers, Arizona. The marijuana was found abandoned in backpacks, and five illegal aliens from Mexico were arrested in the vicinity.

Reported on October 1, 2010

 

El Centro Sector – Border Patrol agents arrested a national of Mexico for alien smuggling near Calexico, California. Records checks revealed the subject had prior convictions for multiple sex offenses, including soliciting lewd acts and indecent exposure.

Rio Grande Valley Sector – Border Patrol agents seized 1,364 pounds of marijuana near Garceno, Texas. The contraband was located in a tool shed.

Rio Grande Valley Sector – Border Patrol agents seized 1,249 pounds of marijuana and a Chevrolet Suburban near Rio Grande City, Texas. Agents observed several subjects loading the suspected narcotics into the Suburban. When agents approached, all subjects fled and abandoned the marijuana and the vehicle.

Tucson Sector – A Border Patrol agent was assaulted by an illegal alien from El Salvador near Three Points, Arizona. The subject became combative during the arrest, but was subdued and place under arrest by the agent. Records checks revealed the subject had been previously removed from the United States.

Tucson Sector – Border Patrol agents seized 668 pounds of marijuana that was abandoned near Nogales, Arizona. The marijuana was discovered near a tunnel, which appeared to originate in Mexico and connect with the existing drainage system in Nogales, Arizona.

Reported on October 2, 2010

Laredo Sector – Border Patrol agents seized 3,625 pounds of marijuana, a tractor-trailer, and arrested a USC at the traffic checkpoint near Hebbronville, Texas. The subject presented himself for inspection and a Border Patrol canine alerted to the trailer. A secondary inspection utilizing non-intrusive inspection technology revealed anomalies within the trailer. A subsequent search by agents uncovered the marijuana.

Rio Grande Valley Sector – Border Patrol agents seized 2,305 pounds of marijuana, a tractor-trailer, and arrested a USC at the traffic checkpoint near Falfurrias, Texas. The subject presented himself for inspection and a Border Patrol canine alerted to the trailer. A secondary inspection utilizing non-intrusive inspection technology revealed anomalies within the trailer. A subsequent search by agents uncovered the marijuana.

Tucson Sector – Border Patrol agents and Customs and Border Protection officers conducting southbound operations at the Douglas, Arizona Port of Entry seized 11,843 rounds of 7.62 ammunition and 43 ammunition magazines.

Reported on October 3, 2010

Del Rio Sector – Border Patrol agents seized 1,307 pounds of marijuana, a pickup truck, and arrested a USC at the traffic checkpoint near Eagle Pass, Texas. A Border Patrol canine alerted to the vehicle and a search revealed the marijuana concealed within the truck’s cargo.

El Paso Sector – Border Patrol agents arrested an illegal alien from Mexico near Sunland Park, New Mexico. The subject had pre-existing injuries, including a large head laceration, which he claimed to have received when he was assaulted and robbed by two unidentified subjects in Mexico. The subject was transported by local emergency medical services personnel to an area hospital, treated, and released into Border Patrol custody.

Tucson Sector – Border Patrol agents arrested an illegal alien from Mexico near Tucson, Arizona. Records checks revealed the subject had prior convictions for rape and kidnapping. The subject had also been previously removed from the United States.

Reported on October 4, 2010

El Centro Sector – Border Patrol agents arrested a juvenile USC for alien smuggling near Calexico, California. Records checks revealed she was the subject of a missing person lookout and an active warrant of arrest for absconding from court jurisdiction issued in the state of California.

El Paso Sector – Border Patrol agents arrested an illegal alien from Mexico near El Paso, Texas. During processing, the subject admitted to being a Paisa gang member and records checks revealed he had been previously removed from the United States.

San Diego Sector РBorder Patrol agents arrested an illegal alien from Mexico near Chula Vista, California. During processing, the subject admitted to being a Sure̱o 13 gang member and records checks revealed he had been previously removed from the United States.

Tucson Sector – Border Patrol agents arrested an illegal alien from Mexico near Ajo, Arizona. Records checks revealed the subject had a prior conviction for aggravated sexual abuse of a child, and had been previously removed from the United States.

Tucson Sector – Border Patrol agents seized 187 pounds of marijuana, a vehicle, and arrested a USC at the traffic checkpoint near Tombstone, Arizona. A Border Patrol canine alerted to the vehicle and a search uncovered the marijuana in the trunk. Records checks revealed the subject was a convicted sex offender and had an active arrest warrant for parole violation issued in the state of Minnesota.

Reported on October 5, 2010

El Paso Sector – Border Patrol agents arrested an illegal alien from Mexico near El Paso, Texas. During processing, the subject admitted to being a Barrio Azteca gang member. Records checks revealed the subject had a prior conviction for aggravated robbery with a deadly weapon in the state of Texas, and had been previously removed from the United States.

El Paso Sector – Border Patrol agents arrested an illegal alien from Mexico near Animas, New Mexico. Records checks revealed the subject had a prior conviction for second degree murder in the state of Arizona, and had been previously removed from the United States.

Rio Grande Valley Sector – Border Patrol agents seized 2,099 pounds of marijuana and a Dodge van near La Casita, Texas. Agents observed the van traveling north after being loaded with suspected narcotics near the Rio Grande River. A Controlled Tire Deflation Device was utilized to disable the vehicle, but the driver was able to abscond on foot.

Tucson Sector – Border Patrol agents arrested an illegal alien from Mexico near Ajo, Arizona. Records checks revealed the subject was a convicted sex offender in the state of Texas, and had been previously removed from the United States.

Tucson Sector – Border Patrol agents arrested an illegal alien from Mexico near Cowlic, Arizona. Records checks revealed the subject was a convicted sex offender in the state of Utah, and had been previously removed from the United States.

Reported on October 6, 2010

Rio Grande Valley Sector – Border Patrol agents arrested two USCs and two illegal aliens from Mexico at the traffic checkpoint near Sarita, Texas. The USCs presented themselves for inspection and a Border Patrol canine alerted to the vehicle. A search of the vehicle revealed the two illegal aliens concealed in the trunk.

Tucson Sector – Border Patrol agents arrested an illegal alien from Mexico near Lukeville, Arizona. Records checks revealed the subject had a prior conviction for rape of a child in the state of Washington, and an active arrest warrant for dangerous drugs issued in the state of California. The subject had also been previously removed from the United States

 

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