Edinburg, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the Rio Grande Valley Sector continue to arrest Mara Salvatrucha (MS-13) gang members.

Since Friday, agents arrested nine Salvadoran nationals that are confirmed MS-13 gang members. Amongst those identified is a woman traveling with her eight-year-old child.

The public is encouraged to take a stand against crime in their communities and to help save lives by reporting suspicious activity at 800-863-9382. 

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