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U.S. Border Patrol Weekly Blotter, Blaine Sector November 29 - December 12

Release Date: 
December 17, 2012

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

11/30/2012 - U.S. Border Patrol agents observed a person carrying a backpack and wearing dirty clothing in close proximity to the U.S./Canada border near Blaine, Washington. The subject, a citizen of Guatemala, was determined to be illegally present in the United States. The subject was placed under arrest and processed for removal.

12/07/2012 - Agents were notified by a Blaine City Police officer that he had observed an individual walking south from the U.S./Canada border between the ports of entry in Blaine, Washington. Agents located the individual, a citizen of Canada, and determined the subject to be illegally present in the United States. The subject was placed under arrest and processed for removal.

12/10/2012 - Agents encountered a subject in close proximity to the U.S./Canada border near Blaine, Washington. The subject, a citizen of Guatemala, was determined to be illegally present in the United States. The subject was placed under arrest and processed for removal.

12/10/2012 - U.S. Border Patrol agents encountered four people wearing wet, dirty clothing walking south from the U.S./Canada border east of Blaine, Washington. The subjects, all citizens of India, were determined to be illegally present in the United States. The subjects were placed under arrest and processed for removal.

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Last modified: 
February 9, 2017