RIO GRANDE VALLEY, TX (KGBT) – Border Patrol agents arrested a Salvadoran sex offender Friday near Hidalgo.
Agents arrested Luis Alberto Perez-Portillo, 23, a citizen of El Salvador and sex offender registered with the North Carolina Department of Public Safety.
On April 3, Perez was convicted on two counts of indecent liberty with a minor, according to the state sex offender registry. The federal government deported him on May 19.
“The Defendant claims to have illegally entered the United States on June 9, 2017 near Hidalgo, Texas,” according to the federal criminal complaint against him.
Perez is charged with illegal re-entry.
U.S. Magistrate Judge Peter E. Ormsby ordered him held without bond.
A court-appointed attorney who represents Perez didn’t respond to a request for comment.
Read the Rest at the U.S. Illegal Alien Crime Report