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CBP Blaine Sector Border Patrol Weekly Blotter - October 25 - October 31

Release Date: 
November 5, 2012

Blaine, Wash. - The information listed below is from arrests and seizures related to the U.S. Custom and Border Protection Blaine Sector Border Patrol area of operations. For security reasons, this may not be a complete list of enforcement actions:

10/25/2012 - Operators of a Remote Video Surveillance System observed an individual illegally cross the U.S./Canada border north of Lynden, Washington. U.S. Border Patrol agents responded and located the person, a citizen of India, and determined the subject to be illegally present in the United States. The person was placed under arrest and processed for removal.

10/26/2012 - Blaine Sector dispatch, utilizing a Remote Video Surveillance System, witnessed an individual illegally cross the U.S./Canada border east of Blaine. U.S. Border Patrol agents responded and located the person, a citizen of Brazil, and determined the subject to be illegally present in the United States. The person was placed under arrest and processed for removal.

10/30/2012 - U.S. Border Patrol agents observed a suspicious vehicle leaving the U.S./Canada border east of Blaine, Washington. Agents conducted a stop of the vehicle and determined the two occupants, citizens of India, to be illegally present in the United States. Both people were arrested and processed for removal.

10/30/2012 - Operators of a Remote Video Surveillance System observed an individual illegally cross the U.S./Canada border in Blaine, Washington. U.S. Border Patrol agents responded and located the person, a citizen of Lithuania, and determined the subject to be illegally present in the United States. The person was placed under arrest and processed for reinstatement of a prior order of removal.

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Last modified: 
February 9, 2017