Footage obtained by a citizen journalist documenting human smuggling on the Texas-Mexico border appears to reveal children who have been sedated, raising concerning new questions about the activities of criminal organizations and human traffickers known to operate in the region.
Anthony Aguero, a south Texas journalist who runs Border Network News, released footage in which he encounters a group of illegal migrants who are traveling with minors. The children are highly unresponsive- not reacting to flashlights shined into their face, and seemingly oblivious to their surroundings.
The adult supposedly supervising the children claims his wife abandoned him and his two children, leaving him with the kids. Human traffickers regularly bring children they’re not related