Border Patrol: Migrants Apprehended from over 40 Countries This Past Year
WESLACO – Migrants are apprehended by Border Patrol on a daily basis.
This past year, Border Patrol agents apprehended migrants from over 40 countries.
These countries include Venezuela, Honduras, Guatemala, China and Bangladesh.
A spokesperson for Border Patrol says they depend on language services because of the diverse number of migrants being apprehended.
KRGV’s Christian Colón spoke with a woman from Peru who traveled across the border, nearly 3,000 miles, because she felt threatened.
“I hope to have a better quality of life. I want to be safe with my family and my daughter,” she says.
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