A Transit Agent In The US Received Thousands Of Dollars From A “coyote” To Allow Pedestrians To Cross – Viral.TmZ.NG
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Aug 17 2022, 4:03 pm
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A corruption scheme between a Mexican “coyote” and a Border Patrol agent included the payment of thousands of dollars to boss Carlos Passapera, who let undocumented immigrants cross the border.
Posted by NY Journal
Luis Alfredo Quintero-González, 36, of Mexico, pleaded guilty on Aug. 11 to conspiracy to commit bribery and money laundering, Justice Department documents said.
His sentencing is scheduled for October 25, 2022 before United States District Judge Jennifer G. Zipps.
However, Quintero-González did not act alone, as evidence collected during the investigation found that he paid up to $64,000 to the immigration agency Passapera, with whom he coordinated the immigration crossing.
“When we were working as a USBP agent [Patrulla Fronteriza]Passapera made contact with Quintero-González and picked up undocumented non-citizens at the US-Mexico border near Lukeville, Arizona,” the court filing said.
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