(Mexicali suspects arrested by Border Patrol agents)…..Hector Manuel Contreras Linares and two accomplices are suspected of participating in a robbery over the weekend.
Officials say he and two other individuals reportedly held up a sports store, getting away with $18,000. Mexicali authorities say a firearm was used in the robbery. The 3 reportedly headed toward the border, jumping the fence west of Weed Road. Border Patrol agents arrested the three north of the All American Canal. Contreras Linares was transported to a local hospital for treatment of undisclosed injuries. The two unidentified accomplices were booked into County Jail. The third suspect was also arrested after being released from the Hospital. He, too, was booked into County Jail. The three will be prosecuted for entering the Country illegally, before being turned over to Mexicali authorities to face the robbery charges.