(CBP nabs stolen vehicle)….The Customs and Border Protection officers were working the Downtown Calexico Port.
Brawley Police had contacted the Calexico Port, asking for assistance in intercepting a 2014 Cadillac ATS that had been reported stolen. The vehicle had been left running in a parking lot while the owner went into a local business. The police said the vehicle was seen traveling south on Dogwood Road. The CBP officers set up a southbound inspection of vehicles and travelers headed to Mexicali through the Calexico Port. Officers located the Cadillac, and they arrested the 20-year-old driver, a Brawley resident. The vehicle and the suspect were escorted to a safe area. The suspect was turned over to Brawley Police and he was booked into county jail. The vehicle was released to the registered owner.