Tucson Sector Border Patrol agents arrested 26-year-old Adolfo Torres-Aguilar in Nogales, Arizona.
Agents patrolling near a residential subdivision of Nogales encountered Adolfo who is a Mexican national illegally present in the United States. Agents conducting criminal database checks learned that Adolfo had been convicted of Criminal Sexual Contact on February 1, 2019, in Bridgeton, New Jersey.
Adolfo is one of several sex offenders with convictions out of the northeast recently arrested by Tucson Sector Border Patrol. Adolfo will face federal prosecution for immigration violations.
All persons apprehended by the Border Patrol undergo criminal history checks using bio-metrics to ensure illegal immigrants with criminal histories are positively identified.