The 10-year-old Nicaraguan boy who was seen on heartbreaking video sobbing at the US border earlier this year was reunited with his mom — and is smiling in new photos.
The boy is seen wearing a colorful homemade hat and posing with mom Maylin Obregon on photos obtained by the outlet.
Wilton Obregon was found crying and alone in Texas.Facebook
Other images show Wilton smiling cheek-to-cheek holding stuffed toys.
Photos posted on Twitter by photographer Miguel Mendoza show the boy posing with family on a boat and on the beach.
Wilton and his mom had hoped to live in Miami with his uncle — but the publicity from the boy’s plight has nixed those plans.
“Things have changed,” Wilton’s uncle, Misael Leiva, told the outlet. “My sister