Border Patrol apprehending about 3,100 people a week

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29 July 2015
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National News
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...Along the Rio Grande River, anticipation begins to set in for Border Patrol agents for the possibility of a second wave...

They said they’re still well below last year’s surge. Apprehensions are 48 percent lower than last fiscal year. “We’ve apprehended about 118,000 people this year,” Ortiz said. “Yet, we’re still the busiest sector in the country.”
Border Patrol is catching about 3,100 people a week..

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