Babies Dumped By Smugglers Rescued By Overworked Border Agents

At a glance

  • Border Patrol agents rescued an infant and a toddler who were left behind by migrant smugglers at Arizona’s Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument.
  • “Yesterday smugglers left two young children — an infant and a toddler — in the Sonoran Desert to die,” Tucson Sector Border Patrol Chief John Modlin said in a statement. “This is not just another example of smugglers exploiting migrants for money. This is cruelty.”



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