DPS recovers 2 unaccompanied migrant children, 1 juvenile in Eagle Pass

The children are from Guatemala, a DPS official says

DPS officials have recovered six unaccompanied migrant children in the past two days near Shelby Park in Eagle Pass. The children were found alive, and each had a note with a phone number and address on them. (KSAT)

EAGLE PASS, Texas – Officials with the Department of Public Safety recovered two unaccompanied migrant children and one juvenile in Eagle Pass on Tuesday.

In a post to X, the platform formerly known as Twitter, a DPS spokesperson confirmed the discovery.

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The children are from Guatemala.

DPS said the three had a note with a name and a phone number.

Last week, two unaccompanied children from Honduras and a group of four children from Guatemala were recovered in the same area, DPS officials said.

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