Horse patrol agents arrest suspected burglar near Willcox


Border Patrol agents on horseback helped the Cochise County Sheriff’s Office locate a suspected burglar Tuesday.

Early Tuesday, agents assisted deputies investigate a burglary of a home in Sunizona, south of Willcox. When agents arrived at the residence, they discovered several sets of footprints leading away from the residence.

Horse patrol agents from the Willcox Station subsequently located and arrested a Mexican national south of the burglarized home.