Rio Grande Valley Sector Border Patrol Agents Arrested A Member Of The Transnational Criminal Gang Known As Mara Salvatrucha (Ms-13) On Friday. The Agents Found The Gang Member Traveling With Two Children And A Group Of Nine Other Migrants. Earlier That Day, Agents Arrested Two Other Criminal Aliens Who Had Crossed The Border Illegally Into The U.s.
McAllen Station agents came upon a group of 12 migrants who had just illegally crossed the border from Mexico near the town of Abram, Texas. The agents took the group of migrants into custody and transported them to the station for processing, according to Rio Grande Valley Sector Border Patrol officials.
During processing, the agents learned that one of the men is a known member of the MS-13 gang. Agents said the man was traveling with his two children.
Agents processed all 12, including the children, under Rio Grande Valley Sector guidelines. – READ MORE