Border agents arrest convicted sex offender - Tucson News Now

Border agents arrest convicted sex offender

Milton Omar Perez (Source: El Paso County Sheriff's Office) Milton Omar Perez (Source: El Paso County Sheriff's Office)
TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

Border Patrol agents arrested a convicted sex offender near Topawa, AZ, on Sunday, Sept. 18.

According to a news release from US Customs and Border Protection, Milton Omar Perez, a Salvadoran national, was convicted of sexual assault against a child after he was arrested in Colorado Springs, CO, in 2006.

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Agents learned of the conviction when they did a criminal history check after his arrest south of Sells on Sunday.

Perez now faces removal from the country, according to the release.

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