San Diego (KUSI) – 126 US immigrants have been rescued from an abandoned shipping container in Guatemala.
It happened on the weekend after local police received reports of screaming and knocking from inside the container.
Police believe immigrants were abandoned by smugglers paid to smuggle into the United States
Of the 126, more than 100 were Haitians, 11 were Nepalese and 9 were Ghanaians.
They are now back in Honduras and authorities believe they have begun their journey.
Immigration lawyer Esther Valdes Clayton joined KUSI’s Ginger Jeffries to discuss the situation.
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