CBP Issues Statement Regarding Death in Custody in Tucson

CBP reported that a 29-year-old man from Guatemala died at the Carondelet St. Joseph’s Hospital in Tucson, AZ, on 3/27/21. The man was apprehended by Border Patrol agents on 3/25 and was transferred to the hospital on 3/26 after showing signs of medical distress and experiencing a cardiac arrest.

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Cite as AILA Doc. No. 21032931.

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