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Man driving bogus Border Patrol vehicle busted by authorities

Authorities have busted a male donning a phony Border Patrol uniform and driving a bogus Border Patrol automobile in Arizona, together with 10 unlawful immigrants, an immigration formal has declared. 

Homeland Safety Investigations and Border Patrol brokers designed the arrests in the vicinity of Tucson, John Modlin, interim chief patrol agent for the Tucson Sector stated in a Twitter submitting Tuesday.

Modlin joined to a picture of the vehicle that bears a unique similarity to an official Border Patrol SUV.​

“This is not a Border Patrol auto,” ​he wrote.

T​he arrest of the unlawful immigrants arrives amid the Biden administration battling to consist of the crisis of history unlawful crossings at the southern border — as Customs and Border Defense said extra than 212,000 unlawful immigrants ended up stopped hoping to cross the border previous thirty day period. 

The selection of attempts to cross the US-Mexico border has risen every month because President Joe Biden took offic​e in January. ​

Presently this calendar year, there have been much more than 1.1 million illegal border crossings.

Previously this 12 months, there have been a lot more than 1.1 million illegal border crossings
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Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas was caught on leaked audio telling border agents in Texas that the situation at the border “cannot continue” because the method wasn’t made to deal with the influx of immigrants on these kinds of a substantial scale.

“A couple of times ago I was down in Mexico, and I said, ‘Look, you know, if, if our borders are the very first line of protection, we’re likely to shed and this is unsustainable,’” Mayorkas said in the course of the assembly previously this month in Brownsville.

“We simply cannot continue on like this, our people in the subject can’t keep on and our procedure isn’t created for it,” he reported.​

Asylum-seeking migrants' families are processed by the U.S. Border Patrol after crossing the Rio Grande river into the United States from Mexico in Roma, Texas.
“We just cannot continue on like this, our folks in the subject can’t continue and our method isn’t built for it,” Homeland Protection Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas mentioned.
REUTERS/Go Nakamura

Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey introduced final week that he would preserve customers of the Nationwide Guard on the border for one more 12 months to increase safety.

“​​The Biden-Harris administration has totally unsuccessful to safe the border,” Ducey ​said in a statement. “It’s apparent that this White Household has neither the means nor the drive to handle the border catastrophe — a disaster of their very own making.”

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