Posted 6 months ago on Aug. 3, 2014, 4:26 p.m. EST by DouglasAdams
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Search for him on the Internet. Sgt Tahmooressi was driving a truck loaded with all of his possessions, including a few guns, when he crossed the border. Before he could get back on the right track the Mexican military quickly surrounded him. He declared that he had the weapons and he went to jail.
The Marine sergeant and Afghanistan war veteran jailed in Mexico since April 1 on charges he entered Mexico with illegal firearms will remain behind bars south of the border at least until August, following a court hearing in Tijuana Wednesday.
I thought the Mexican government had released him months ago. He was off the radar. No headlines anymore.
The real mystery is how the Mexican military tracked 1 American driver entering their country accidentally while thousands of children from Central America travel across the entire country from the southern tip to the Rio Grande without being intercepted by Mexican authorities.