(Convicted Sex Offender in custody.)…Border Patrol agents made the arrest Sunday.
The previously deported convicted sex offender was arrested near Mount Signal. Agents apprehended a 39 year old man about 7 miles west of the Calexico Downtown Port of Entry as he attempted to illegally enter the United States. The man was identified as Luis Enrique Hernandez, a citizen of El Salvador. A records check determined Hernandez was convicted of sexual battery and false imprisonment. He served 12 months in a Georgia prison in 2003. The man is being processed for re-entry as a convicted sex offender.