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Couple arrested in Cancun airport for presenting fake ID

Cancun, Q.R. — An undocumented couple was arrested by elements of the Federal Police at the Cancun International Airport after they were found traveling with false INE credentials.

According to la División de Seguridad Regional de la Policía Federal, police had contact with a 35-year-old man and a 25-year-old woman who were traveling with a minor child. When police asked the couple to present their identification, they presented credentials from Instituto Nacional Electoral (INE), which were immediately noticed to be fake.

The couple, who were of Guatemalan nationality, were made available to the Attorney General’s Office in Cancun.