Guatemalan national convicted of stabbing Border Patrol K-9
POSTED: Wednesday, May 22, 2013 - 4:41pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, May 22, 2013 - 4:42pm
MCALLEN, TX (KVEO NEWSCENTER 23) — A Guatemalan national has pleaded to stabbing a Border Patrol K-9.
On May 12, Border Patrol K-9 "Dinie" was conducting operations with her handler when they discovered 30 suspected illegal immigrants fleeing into an orchard near Mission.
Dinie found Cruz-Solis hiding in the brush, Cruz-Solis then stabbed Dinie in the neck inflicting a wound two inches deep.
Cruz-Solis was apprehended and is facing up to a year in prison and a possible $100,000 fine.