On Thursday, U.S. Marshals, Imperial County Sheriff's Office Deputies and Mexican Authorities found and arrested 44-year-old Adel Hussein in Mexicali, Mexico for the murder of Brittney Steenbergen of Plainview.
Adel was found in a Mexicali motel and arrested without incident. He's currently being housed at the Imperial County Sheriff's Office.
Tulare County Homicide Investigators were on their way to Imperial County to continue with the investigation at the time of this report. The Tulare County Sheriff's Office would like to thank the United States Marshals Office, the Imperial County Sheriff’s Office and the State and Federal Authorities in Mexico for all of their help.