Tucson Sector Border Patrol agents arrested a previously deported criminal alien with convictions for sex offenses in California and Florida.
Agents transported the man to the Tucson Station for processing and a biometric background investigation, according to information obtained from Tucson Sector Border Patrol officials.
Border Patrol officials reported the man has previously been deported by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement officers.
Border Patrol agents subject all illegal immigrants apprehended after crossing the border are subjected to biometric background investigations.
Since the beginning of Fiscal Year 2020, Border Patrol agents apprehended 1,294 criminal aliens who illegally crossed the border as of the end of February.