An illegal immigrant residing in Texas with “multiple child sex abuse convictions” was detained by local police during a morning traffic stop this week; raising serious questions over border safety and security throughout the region.
“Marvin Yovani Mejia Ramos, 50, had given a fake name but was arrested after the deputy who stopped him on 69 North ran an onsite fingerprint scan that revealed his identity, KHOU.com reported. A Mexican national, Ramos was turned over to the Department of Homeland Security after his arrest,” writes Fox News.
“Mejia Ramos is a very dangerous convicted criminal that is in our country illegally,” Precinct 4 Constable Kenneth Hayden said on social media.” Great job by our deputy that located him and is once again bringing him to justice.”
The arrest comes days before congressional leaders must reach a bipartisan budget agreement ahead of a mid-February deadline; with President Trump demanding both parties fully fund his proposed border wall.
Read the full report at Fox News.