19,400 Illegal Migrants Apprehended Just this Week in Arizona’s Tucson Sector

The Tucson, Ariz. Sector of the U.S.-Mexico border saw 19,400 apprehensions of illegal migrants this week alone, reported the Grand Canyon Times.

John R. Modlin, Chief Patrol Agent of the U.S. Border Patrol’s Tucson Sector, posted on X that, in addition to those apprehensions, there were 155 federal criminal cases, 15 rescues, 13 human smuggling events, 6 narcotics events, 4 events involving “convicted sex offenders.”

This week saw one thousand more apprehensions that the prior week.

U.S. Rep. Andy Biggs (R-Ariz.) seized on this report to call for the impeachment of U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas.

Fox News Reporter Bill Melugin continued to report from Lukeville, Ariz. in the Tucson Sector, sharing videos of non-Mexican, military age males crossing the border:

The Tucson Sector covers 262 border miles and includes all of the Arizona-Mexico border and parts of the California-Mexico border. This sector employs a multi-layered approach to border security, utilizing a combination of technology, infrastructure, and personnel to prevent illegal cross-border activity, including the smuggling of drugs and people.

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Photo: John R. Modlin, Chief Patrol Agent of the U.S. Border Patrol's Tucson Sector, shared on X this photo of illegal migrant apprehensions.