Weight of numbers: Border Patrol agents in RGV ‘overwhelmed and over-stretched,’ CBP says

EDINBURG — The U.S. Border Patrol sector chief for the Rio Grande Valley warned Wednesday that agents may soon have to release migrants “on the streets” of McAllen and Brownsville because the sector’s resources are “overwhelmed and over-stretched.” Chief Patrol Agent Rodolfo Karisch’s announcement came just hours after U.S. Customs and Border Protection Commissioner Kevin … Continue reading Weight of numbers: Border Patrol agents in RGV ‘overwhelmed and over-stretched,’ CBP says