CBP Catches child predator

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RIO GRANDE VALLEY, Texas – An elderly man wanted for sexual abuse of a child has been caught by Customs and Border Protection Officers.

Customs and border protection officers have arrested 77-year-old Patricio Luevano at the Hidalgo International Bridge on Sunday as he attempted to cross back into the U.S.

During secondary inspection, officers conducted a fingerprint check and utilizing the national law enforcement databases confirmed Luevano is wanted on an outstanding felony warrant for sexual abuse of a child out of Fort Worth.

He was turned over to Hidalgo Police Officers pending extradition proceedings.

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