SANTA TERESA, N.M – Border Patrol Agents intercepted another wanted sex offender trying to sneak back into the U.S on Monday, this time in Santa Teresa.
Agents on patrol near Sunland Park, New Mexico alertly located four men climbing through a hole in the international boundary fence in a notorious alien-smuggling area. Agents quickly responded and apprehended the group before they could reach the neighborhood.
Once in custody, all of the subjects admitted to being in the country illegally.
During processing it was discovered that 43-year-old from Mexico, Gilberto Izquierdo Ramirez had an active warrant for his arrest for failing to appear in court in regard to a charge of “Lewdness-with-a-Child Under-14”, which was filed back in September-2014.
Izquierdo Ramirez was transported to the Otero County Prison in New Mexico pending criminal prosecution and extradition to Reno Nevada, where the sex-offense charge had originally been filed. December 22, 2015.
Author: US Border Patrol