ILLEGAL IMMIGRANT – BEAVER DAM (ARIZONA STRIP)
Mohave County Sheriff’s deputies arrested Jose Jimenez-Mendoza, 43, of Mesquite, NV, Sunday (7/12) morning for forgery, a felony, and failure to show driver’s license or identification, misdemeanor. Approximately 7:36 a.m., deputies conducted a traffic stop on Interstate 15 at milepost 27. Jimenez-Mendoza identified himself with a Mexico ID card. Deputies determined the card to be forged. With the assistance of Border Patrol, Jimenez-Mendoza was determined to be an illegal immigrant. Jimenez-Mendoza was taken into custody without incident. He was transported and booked into the Mesquite Jail. Border Patrol placed an immigration detainer on Jimenez-Mendoza.