Homeland Security News – CBP Issues Statement on Illegal Border Crossings in San Diego Sector
WASHINGTON – Jan 1, 2018 – The U.S. Department of Homeland Security released the following statement:
The following is based on initial operational reporting. Last night, an approximately 150 migrants attempted to illegally enter the United States by climbing over and crawling under border fence in San Diego Sector. Due to CBP’s increased presence, a first group of 45 turned back towards Mexico. Shortly thereafter, migrants began throwing rocks over the fence at the CBP agents and officers.