Illegal immigrant rescued from water near border
POSTED: Monday, July 7, 2014 - 7:43am
UPDATED: Monday, July 7, 2014 - 12:50pm
El Paso, TX (KTSM) — El Paso fire crews responded to a rescue call near the U.S./Mexico border Monday morning.
It happened around midnight near Park in Downtown El Paso. Firefighters assisted the Border Patrol with the rescue. We're told an illegal immigrant jumped into the water.
Shortly after he was removed from the water safely he was taken into custody.