Draft memo says 90,000 migrant children could be caught trying to cross border by themselves

  • by: ALICIA A. CALDWELL , Associated Press
  • Updated: June 5, 2014 - 5:50 PM

WASHINGTON — Border Patrol agents could arrest as many as 90,000 children trying to illegally cross the Mexican border alone this year, more than three times the number of children apprehended in 2013, according to a draft internal Homeland Security memorandum reviewed by The Associated Press.

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