Central American Migrants Rescued After South Texas Border Crossing

Breitbart | 2/6/2019 | Staff
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Laredo Sector Border Patrol agents rescued two Central American migrants who became lost on a ranch after illegally crossing the border in South Texas.

Hebbronville Station agents received a report from the Jim Hogg County Sheriff’s Office shortly after midnight on February 3 about a migrant who called 911 and said he was lost. The migrant also advised that he suffers from diabetes, according to Laredo Sector Border Patrol officials.

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Utilizing GPS coordinates obtained by the local sheriff’s office, agents moved quickly to the area located about 30 miles from the Mexican border to conduct a search and rescue operation. The agents located the lost migrant after about an hour of searching. A U.S. Border Patrol agent trained as an Emergency Medical Technician evaluated the migrants and determined he needed to be transported to a hospital for treatment.

The migrant informed the agents that he was a Guatemalan citizen who entered the U.S. illegally. He also told the agents he became separated from another who was also lost. He advised that he left the man behind about 30 minutes earlier.

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While one group of agents transported the ailing migrant to a hospital in...
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