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Five-Day ICE Operation Results In 95 Arrests In Several Texas Counties, Including Harris

An ICE operation in several counties around the Houston area result in 95 arrests

Ninety five undocumented immigrants were arrested by federal officers from the Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Enforcement during a five-day operation in Southeast Texas, which concluded on Friday, April 21st.

According to ICE, the arrests took place in Harris, Brazoria, Fort Bend, Galveston, , Liberty, Matagorda, Montgomery, and Wharton. Those arrested were citizens from Cambodia, Cuba, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Nigeria, and Vietnam.

The agency said in a press release on Monday that almost all of the arrested immigrants had criminal histories with convictions including homicide, aggravated assault, burglary, child abuse, domestic violence, and marijuana possession.

 

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