Activists warn of more mass illegal crossings at border
[trib_ndn vid=25409430]SAN YSIDRO, Calif. — Over a week ago, a mob of more than 100 people crossed into the US illegally in the Tijuana River channel only to be pushed back by Border Patrol agents, and a second incursion may be in the works.
Agents used non-lethal force including Tasers, pepper pellet guns, mace and tear gas to push the crowd back into Tijuana. But some are worried that a second mass illegal crossing may be in the planning stages.
“There are a few people saying they need to do it again,” said Bryan Chilian, a filmmaker who was working on a documentary about the homeless living near the border when he saw the crowd move to cross the border. Chilian filmed the incident.
Border agents didn’t use lethal force…
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