A junior-enlisted Marine was arrested and taken into custody by CBP yesterday "for allegedly bringing in undocumented immigrants at the San Ysidro port of entry," according to a statement from the Marine Corps
A U.S. Marine was arrested by U.S. Customs and Border Protection on Monday on charges of smuggling undocumented immigrants across the southern border outside of San Diego, according to the Marine Corps.
"On December 2, 2019 at approximately 1:30 a.m., a junior-enlisted Marine with Headquarters Battalion, 1st Marine Division was taken into custody by U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) personnel for allegedly bringing in undocumented immigrants at the San Ysidro port of entry," the Marine Corps said in a statement. "The Marine is currently being held in civilian custody. The determination as to the adjudicating authority has not yet been made."