Families Being Released due to Loophole in Immigration Laws

1 year 17 hours 41 minutes ago Tuesday, April 09 2019 Apr 9, 2019 April 09, 2019 4:22 PM April 09, 2019 in News - Local

PENITAS – People are coming into the country illegally but they’re not facing prosecution due to a loophole in immigration laws.  

If they come in as a family and claim amnesty, they must be released.

Border Patrol says this is becoming a problem as word of this loophole is spreading fast across Central America.

Border Patrol apprehensions continue in the Penitas area.  

KRGV’s Angelo Vargas spoke with a homeowner who lives along the Rio Grande and often sees this happen near his home.   

Watch the video above for the full story.

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