Authorities are reporting the death of a 40-year-old Honduran woman who was detained by the United States border patrol on Monday, June 3, 2019.
The cause of death is unknown at this time. What is known is that the woman was part of a group of undocumented immigrants who crossed through the Rio Grande river.
Once in the United States, border patrol took her into custody, and she began having medical problems, fainting and convulsions.
The woman was then transported to the Fort Duncan Regional Medical Center’s emergency room for further evaluation and treatment.
Sadly she passed away.