The Eagle Pass Police Department assisted in apprehending 30-year-old Benjamin Mendez a registered sex offender for violating the terms to his parole and probation from the State of Texas.
The Eagle Pass Police Department were summoned to a residence within the 800 block Kifuri Rd. in reference to a wanted person.
Upon arriving at the scene, officers spoke with a State Parole Officer who required Mendez ’s immediate arrest for violating his parole and probation restrictions which included his children as he is a registered sex offender in the State of Texas.
Upon entering the residence it was discovered the male subject had fled the area.
A lookout was placed with local agencies for Mendez who was later spotted by United States Border Patrol agents in the area and apprehended.
Mendez was then released to the Eagle Pass Police Department.
Mendez was presented before a magistrate on Monday, December, 17 and remanded to the Tom Bowels Detention Center in lieu of no bond
Back in 2015, Mendez was detained at the Eagle Pass Port of entry No. 2 for an outstanding warrant emanating from the United States Marshals Service Lone Star Fugitive Task Force.