US officials apologize for miscues in plan to house Central American kids in small Va. town

  • by: STEVE SZKOTAK , Associated Press
  • Updated: June 19, 2014 - 10:00 PM

LAWRENCEVILLE, Va. — Contrite federal officials apologized to residents of a tiny southern Virginia town Thursday night for keeping them in the dark as they prepared to bring in hundreds of Central American children and teenagers to a temporary shelter.

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