"Two nights ago, on April 16, 2019, an armed fascist militia organization describing itself as the United Constitutional Patriots arrested almost three hundred people seeking safety in the United States, including young children, near Sunland Park, New Mexico", the ACLU said in its letter.
The group surrendered when border patrol agents determined they were illegal immigrants from Guatemala and Honduras. The CBP has issued instructions in the past to residents to ensure the militias are not a recognized state or federal authority.
After medical screenings, it was determined the young girl had measles, and information was sent out to the public stating so.
Peter Simonson, executive director for the ACLU of New Mexico, told CNN that while militia groups have patrolled near the border before, now such groups feel empowered by rhetoric they hear from the White House. Texas has been particularly hard hit, and just this week, Nevada declared a state emergency.
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The checkpoints had been closed temporarily after agents were relocated to assist migrant processing to prevent drugs and illegal immigrants from crossing the border, but that apparently hasn't stopped the influx of illegals who enter the state at non-designated crossings.
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The American Civil Liberties Union of New Mexico on Thursday called for state authorities to investigate a small group of armed US citizens who they alleged are illegally detaining migrants entering the United States.
"My office has been informed that this week, an armed group has detained almost 300 people near Sunland Park, New Mexico", Attorney General Hector Balderas said in a written statement.