Mother of young migrant found dead near Texas border says she begged him not to make journey

  • by: SONIA PEREZ D. , Associated Press
  • Updated: July 1, 2014 - 11:40 PM

SAN JOSE LAS FLORES, Guatemala — The mother of a Guatemalan boy whose body was found in the desert about a mile from Texas' southern border said Tuesday she begged him not to make the dangerous journey from their modest cinder block- and sheet-metal home high in the northern Cuchumatanes mountains.

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