Border Patrol arrests one in Hemet

Photo by Mary Ann Morris/The Valley ChronicleU.S. Border Patrol and Hemet Police Department arrest an illegal immigrant in Hemet May 17. ■ Mary Ann Morris / Editor An illegal immigrant was arrested in Hemet on May 17 by U.S. Immigration & Customs Enforcement, with the assistance of Hemet Police Department. The arrest occurred in the 1500 block of West Florida Avenue, near Lyon Avenue, in front of Miller Jones Mortuary. The arrest was part of a sweep targeting criminal aliens, illegal re-entrants and immigration fugitives, according to ICE. Officers from ICE’s Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) division arrested 26 illegal immigrants in Riverside County, most of them with criminal backgrounds, during

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