The mother of a South Florida marine being held in a Mexican prison plans to ask for help in getting him released during a hearing in Washington D.C. on Wednesday.
The mother, and lawyer, of a Weston Marine jailed in Mexico is hopeful despite a judge’s orders Wednesday to remain behind bars.
Governor Rick Scott has sent a letter to U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry requesting help from the Department of State to release a marine, from Weston, jailed in Mexico for almost three months.
Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen is set to honor those who have helped in efforts to bring back a South Florida marine jailed in Mexico.
Locals rallied in Miami on Saturday for the release of a marine who was arrested in Mexico after he said he accidentally crossed the border with guns in his truck.
A hearing is set for a jailed marine from Weston who was arrested in Mexico after he says he mistakenly crossed the border in late March with several guns in his truck.
People around the country will rally at Mexican consulates Monday afternoon with the hope of bringing Sergeant Andrew Tahmooressi back to the U.S. He is currently in a Mexican jail.
Sergeant Andrew Tahmooressi continues to languish in a Mexican jail. He recently told his story to a San Diego newspaper reporter. Tahmooressi, from Weston, described his first encounter after he mistakenly crossed the border in late March with several guns in his truck.
The mother of a South Florida marine jailed in Mexico after he accidentally crossed the border with several firearms protested his imprisonment and treatment Monday in Miami.
A U.S. Marine who grew up in South Florida is shackled in a Mexican prison.