TUCSON – On Saturday, Marvin Flores-Gamez a previously deported felon was arrested by U.S. Border Patrol agents after he illegally re-entered the United States east of Lukeville, Arizona.
The 28-year-old Guatemalan man was apprehended by Tucson Sector agents patrolling a rugged area of the desert east of Lukeville. According to U.S. Customs and Border Protection, a records checks revealed Flores-Gamez was convicted of Sexual Assault in Bergen County, New Jersey, in 2014.
Flores-Gamez was subsequently remanded to state prison until his removal from the country in September of 2018.
Flores-Gamez is being federally prosecuted for re-entry of a previously deported felon.