Border Patrol encounters 206 migrants in Hidalgo

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Credit: U.S. Customs and Border Patrol

HIDALGO, Texas (KVEO) — Rio Grande Valley Border Patrol agents arrested 206 migrants in Hidalgo.

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The large group of migrants were discovered Sunday evening by Weslaco Border Patrol Station agents.

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Agents identified 164 of the individuals as family members, 35 as unaccompanied children, and seven as single adults.

All individuals have been transported to a Border Patrol facility and processed accordingly.

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