CBP arrests sex offenders who entered US illegally - Tucson News Now

CBP arrests sex offenders who entered US illegally

(Source: CBP) (Source: CBP)
TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

Two sex offenders were arrested by Tucson Sector CBP agents on Friday, May 19, according to a news release.

Ajo Station agents arrested 32-year-old Jose Pineda-Torres, a Honduran national, for entering the U.S. illegally. His records check revealed he was convicted in 2012 of facilitation of attempted aggravated sexual battery in Tennessee.

Agents at Douglas Station arrested 34-year-old Adonay Murrillo-Arellano, a Mexican national, for being illegally present in the U.S. His records check revealed a 2006 conviction and deportation for third-degree rape in Oregon.

Both men are facing criminal charges for re-entering the U.S. illegally.

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