Tag Archives: Sierra Blanca

Immigration Advocates Call for Investigation Into Reported Abuses at West Texas Facility

Immigrants’ rights groups in Texas are closely watching the status of some 80 African men they say are facing deportation. The group is part of a federal complaint filed last week against an Immigration and Customs Enforcement detention center in … Continue reading

Posted in KRTS News, KXWT News | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Man Killed by Border Patrol after Fleeing Sierra Blanca Checkpoint

On Thursday, Border Patrol agents shot and killed a man who authorities say failed to stop for inspection at a Sierra Blanca checkpoint east of El Paso, and then fled east for 30 miles on I-10. U.S. Customs and Border … Continue reading

Posted in KXWT News | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

2 Suspects in Custody, 1 in Hospital after Shootout with Border Patrol and State Authorities

Update Monday 9:30 pm: Two female suspects are in custody and one man is in a hospital after multiple robberies in southeastern New Mexico and multiple shootouts with law enforcement in a remote part of rural Hudspeth County on Sunday. … Continue reading

Posted in KXWT News | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment