Remains of Undocumented Immigrant found in Brooks County

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U.S. Border Patrol Agents from the Rio Grande Valley Sector located the remains of a young immigrant. The remains were found on a Brooks County ranch on Thursday. Falfurrias agents found an ID card near the remains. The body was transported to a funeral home in Falfurrias. It’s unclear if the victim died from the heat. Most deaths this time of year deal with a combination of heat exhaustion and dehydration.

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