Calexico resident Carlos Alberto Serna, 34, attempted to cross into Mexico carrying a flat-screen television when he was stopped Thursday morning by U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers.
When searched, it was discovered that he also had jewlery and sunglasses in his possession. After calling the Calexico Police Department the customs officers learned that Serna was suspected of burglarizing a business in downtown Calexico. It is unknown what business Serna is suspected of burglarizing.
Serna was arrested and taken into custody. He is being held at the Imperial County Jail on charges of burglary.
— BROOKE RUTH, digital media news editor