An MS-13 gang member was arrested Thursday in Arizona throughout an immigration cease by Border Patrol brokers, officers stated Monday.
Manuel Lopez-Gomez, 28, from Mexico, was taken into custody by brokers from the Yuma sector of the border after he was stopped on Route 93 close to Wikieup, Customs and Border Safety (CBP) introduced in a information launch.
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Lopez-Gomez, recognized as an unlawful immigrant, was touring with 4 others, three of whom had been named by the federal company.
Andres Abel Garcia, a 49-year-old Mexican nationwide, was arrested in the course of the incident. CBP stated he was convicted of a DUI inside 10 years of getting a earlier DUI. A 24-year-old Mexican nationwide and her 27-year-old boyfriend, a U.S. citizen from Phoenix, had been additionally arrested by border brokers “for harboring sure aliens.”
These within the group who had been recognized as unlawful immigrants advised immigration officers they had been touring to Los Angeles, California with the aim of residing and dealing there.