In Mexico, More Than 600 U.S.-bound Migrants Found Packed in Trucks

Migrants sit in a complex field of Public Security after hundreds of Central Americans packed into three long cargo trucks headed to the United States were detained in northern Mexico late Thursday in, according to police, one of the biggest such round-ups of U.S.-bound migrants by Mexican authorities in years, in Ciudad Victoria, Tamaulipas, Mexico in this picture provided to Reuters on October 8, 2021, by Seguridad Publica de Tamaulipas/Handout via REUTERS

Police in northern Mexico discovered more than 600 Central American migrants hiding in three long cargo trucks headed to the United States late on Thursday, in one of the biggest round-ups of U.S.-bound migrants by Mexican authorities in years.

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SOURCE: Reuters – Reporting by Lizbeth Diaz; Writing by David Alire Garcia; Editing by Raissa Kasolowsky