"San Diego Sector Chief Patrol Agent Rodney Scott said, "It was Border Patrol agents" effort and valued partnership with the Honduran Consulate in Los Angeles that helped us identify a risky convicted felon moving amongst the migrant caravan, '" Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Press Secretary Tyler Houlton said in a Friday statement.
The number of migrants in the city has varied depending on the source. Over 2,200 migrants in Tijuana are suffering from serious health issues.
Their stay, however, is costing the city of Tijuana a lot of money, leading to its mayor now speaking out about it, saying he may have to cut off funding to shelter the migrants without federal assistance - or else the 1.7 million Tijuana residents could suffer as a result.
The spokesman said there are three confirmed cases of tuberculosis, four cases of HIV/AIDS, and four cases of chickenpox, in addition to at least 101 cases of lice and multiple skin infections.
Officials say one Border Patrol agent was hospitalized after multiple agents were assaulted by illegal immigrants near Tucson.
Many want to seek asylum in the United States, but inspectors at the San Ysidro border crossing are processing about 100 claims a day, meaning they will likely have to wait weeks or months.
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Gastélum expressed that the incoming president, Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, who takes on becoming Mexico's new president on Sunday, must solve this problem "as soon as he gets into office". "Right now, everyone inside is really sick". Are they fleeing because they're economic migrants? "We won't raise taxes tomorrow to pay for today's problem".
On Saturday night after he crossed the USA border illegally, border patrol officials arrested a Honduran man who had been convicted of murder.
Some Central American migrants, mostly men, tried to breach the border crossing between Tijuana, Mexico and California on Sunday, after pushing past a blockade of Mexican police standing guard near the worldwide border crossing in a bid to pressure the U.S to hear their asylum claims. A six-hour period during which USA officials were forced to close the border crossing cost his city $129 million pesos.
Families and children are priorities for covered areas, Figueroa said.
"The perpetrators will be prosecuted", she said then.
"There are people who only think about themselves, they don't think about the mothers with kids, they think about nothing".