update:-of-the-680-illegal-workers-arrested-in-mississippi-ice-raid,-270-were-released

The Clarion Ledger reported on Thursday that 270 of the 680 people arrested during the largest single-state immigration raid in US history were released the same day. U.S. attorney for ICE and the Southern District of Mississippi, Mike Hurst, explained in a press release on Thursday that approximately 30 people detained Wednesday during the ICE…

37

Wednesday, hours before President Donald Trump landed in El Paso to mourn the 22 people shot and killed at Walmart over the weekend, hundreds of ICE agents raided 7 separate food processing plants along the southern border of Mississippi, arresting approximately 680 “removable aliens”. Fox News reported, “Nearly 600 ICE agents swarmed the plants in Bay Springs,…

36