Lukeville Port of Entry

Border Patrol Station Agents Apprehend 270 Migrants in One Day

Tucson Sector Border Patrol agents assigned to the Ajo Station in southwest Arizona apprehended nearly 270 migrants in less than 24 hours. The apprehensions illustrate the trend of migrant crossing in the dangerous Arizona desert continues in increasing numbers.

Border Patrol agents apprehend 264 migrants in the Tucson Sector near the Lukeville Port of Entry. (Photo: U.S. Border Patrol/Tucson Sector)