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Agents arrest man convicted of rape while shutting down stash house

Records revealed that one of the individuals was a Mexican National who was convicted of rape out of Los Angeles.
30-year-old Edgar Jaimes
30-year-old Edgar Jaimes(Border Patrol)
Published: Apr. 9, 2021 at 12:43 PM CDT
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LAREDO, TX. (KGNS) -Border Patrol agents dismantled multiple stash houses that resulted in the arrest of nearly 50 individuals one of which was a convicted sex offender.

The incident happened on Thursday when agents were working with local and federal law enforcement agencies and shut down three stash houses.

Agents apprehended a total of 45 undocumented immigrants and seized a handgun during one of the arrests.

Records revealed that one of the individuals was a Mexican National who was convicted of rape out of Los Angeles.

Thirty-year-old Edgar Jaimes was questioned and stated that he was intending to travel to Chicago during his arrest.

He and the other undocumented immigrants were taken into custody.

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