Border Patrol Encountering Large Numbers of Illegal Crossers

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U.S. Border Patrol agents continue to encounter large groups of illegal aliens throughout the Rio Grande Valley.

On Friday evening, agents working in Roma, encountered a group of 131 illegal aliens comprised of family units and unaccompanied children from the countries of El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras.

The following night, Rio Grande City agents encountered a group of 111 illegal aliens crossing in the same area. Similarly, the group consisted of family units and unaccompanied children from Central America. 

On Sunday morning, agents in McAllen encountered a group of 116 illegal aliens crossing near Abram, Texas.

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