Mexican national Jose Ernesto Beltran-Quinonez was sentenced to three years in prison for making hoax calls claiming a nuclear weapon would be smuggled into the US.
September 30, 2006
Martha Freeman and illegal immigrant Rafael DeJesus Rocha-Perez are guilty of murdering Jeffrey Freeman, Martha’s husband.
September 29, 2006
Illegal immigrant Juan Robles Gutierrez , who was arrested after 23 of his elderly passengers were burned alive in 2005, has relocated, has been granted a work visa and is driving a bus again.
September 28, 2006
Juan Leonardo Qunitero, the illegal immigrant who recently murdered Houston police officer Rodney Johnson, had been charged with indecency with a minor and deported in 1999.
The murder has fueled a debate about Houston’s sanctuary policy that prevents officers from asking people about their immigration status.
September 27, 2006
Illegal immigrant Melvin Ramon Mejia is suspected of stabbing his wife and leaving her to bleed to death. He is currently on the run.
September 26, 2006
Illegal immigrant Arturo Hernandez is accused of attempting to kidnap an 11-year-old girl. The assault took place a week after 5 illegal immigrants allegedly raped a 13-year-old girl in the same area.
September 25, 2006
A man who neighbors say was known to assault white people on the street is accused of stabbing a 78-year-old to death.
Jamaican immigrant Marlon Morris has been sentenced to 15-18 years in prison for the rape of a 13-year-old girl. Morris fled after he had been released on bail in 2004. He was captured in August.
September 24, 2006
Victoria Graboski, the principal of the school where a 9-year-old rape victim attended, had heard in December from another girl’s parent that the victim talked about having sex with an adult. Graboski is accused of failing to report the suspected rape.
The suspect, illegal immigrant Cesar Joel Sagastume-Morales, is still wanted by police.
September 23, 2006
Illegal immigrant Juan Leonardo Quintero, who had previously been deported, has admitted to the murder of a Houston police officer. U.S. Rep. Ted Poe is quoted in the story saying, “We know that 25 homicides a day are committed by people who are illegally in the country…” If that number is accurate, it means illegal aliens are responsible for more than half the US murder rate.