U.S. Border Patrol agent in the Rio Grande Valley arrested a registered sex offender.
According to a release, on Wednesday morning agents working in Brownsville arrested Bienvenido Alberto Bonilla-Ponce, of Honduras.
Bonilla-Ponce was arrested after illegally entering the U.S. said the release.
Officials informed he was seen jumping over the fence near the IDEA Riverview campus. Bonilla-Ponce was taken into custody.
The release states a record check showed Bonilla-Ponce had a previous conviction for indecency with a child out of Cameron County, Texas.
Authorities said in the release Border Patrol is Bonilla-Ponce is being processed accordingly.