Suspected Sex Offender Arrested at Border

PRESIDIO - Border Patrol Agents in Presidio have apprehended a suspected sex offender from Jal, New Mexico.

Agents arrested 51-year- old Oscar Casillo Leyva as he crossed the border from Mexico into Presidio on Saturday.

Leyva was wanted in Ward County for a sexual offense involving a child. This is the third time since mid-August that agents at the Presidio crossing have nabbed a fugitive wanted for sexually assaulting a child.