Alleged Border Patrol Impersonator to be Retried

Las Cruces, NM – David Ramos-Arenas, the alleged Border Patrol impersonator from Las Cruces will be retried-according to Dona Ana County Sheriff's officials.

His hearing in February was declared a mistrial after the jury deadlocked. Ramos-Arenas was accused of detaining a woman in Mesquite last year, while wearing the uniform of a U.S. Border Patrol Agent.

District Attorney Matthew Chandler of the Ninth Judicial District Attorneys Office, will be the prosecutor on the case scheduled for June 29th and 30th.