More than 200 migrants surrender to Border Patrol agents at Mt. Cristo Rey

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More than 200 immigrants are now in custody after surrendering themselves to Border Patrol agents in Sunland Park Friday night.

According to a Border Patrol spokesman, agents apprehended 230 immigrants at the base of Mount Cristo Rey at about 11:30 p.m.

Officials say the majority of the immigrants were from Central American countries.

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