Border patrol acts via video

Agency turns to distant partners to process influx of aliens

Posted: June 30, 2014 at 4 a.m.

SAN DIEGO -- The downcast faces on computer screens are 1,500 miles away at a Border Patrol station in McAllen, Texas: a 20-year old Honduran woman arrested rafting across the Rio Grande and a 23-year-old man caught under similar circumstances.

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