U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers apprehended a 45-year-old man attempting to cross the Cross Border Xpresswanted for an outstanding felony warrant for sexual assault of a minor in Texas.
Gilbert Perez Flores applied for entry at the Cross Border Xpress facility on Nov. 4 foot at approximately 3:19 a.m., according to CBP. An officer entered Perez’s information through a law enforcement database and discovered he had an active warrant out of Harris County, Texas.
Flores underwent a fingerprint identification system which confirmed he was wanted for a sex offense with a minor.
CBP officers transported and booked Perez into the San Diego County Jail to await extradition.