Border officials alarmed by migrants abandoned in desert

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Border officials alarmed by migrants abandoned in desert

Large groups of Guatemalan and other Central American migrants have been abandoned in recent weeks in the desert close to Arizona’s boundary with Mexico near Lukeville, Ariz. U.S. Border Patrol officials say the trend is putting hundreds of children and adults at risk.

Border officials alarmed by migrants abandoned in desert

Large groups of Guatemalan and other Central American migrants have been abandoned in recent weeks in the desert close to Arizona’s boundary with Mexico near Lukeville, Ariz. U.S. Border Patrol officials say the trend is putting hundreds of children and adults at risk.