Four Dominicans found a cargo truck He was detained by the immigration authorities of Chiapas.
As the National Institute of Migration of Mexico reports Listin Diario, they were two women and two men People who were inside the vehicle stopped in the municipality of Roudales Malpaso in Chiapas, southern Mexico.
His identity and age were kept secret.
The event held on Thursday night saw 366 migrants, 16 citizens: 249 men, 55 women and 62 minors, of whom 25 were traveling alone.
are migrants Bangladesh, Cuba, Honduras, Guatemala, Nicaragua, Venezuela, Bolivia, India, Peru, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Nepal, Uzbekistan, Yemen and South Africa.
A National Guard spokesman indicated that officers were carrying out preventive and security patrols in the city of Epic Pac in the municipality of Oczocoatla de Espinosa, when they spotted the truck on the Mexico 145D highway that leads to Tuxla Gutierrez, Chiapas.
during Inspection saw that through the roof of the truck bed Many people bowed out and heard voices as they approached.
On suspicion, he questioned the driver admitted that he was transporting migrants.
“To guarantee his integrity, he ordered the driver to go to the state capital and at the immigration checkpoint, known as La Pochota, at the Tuxla-Okzokoutla junction, he received support from personnel from the Migration Institute and the State Police. sought,” a statement from the National Guard said.
according to data from National Human Rights Commission of MexicoIn the first four months of 2022, 17,874 were submitted or broadcast “The Dominican Program by the Immigration Authority in Mexico”.
only between the months of January and April 2021 and 2022, At least 70,322 foreigners in general were returned by the Mexican Immigration Authority.
most common countries Guatemala, Honduras, El Salvador, Cuba and Nicaragua.
according to the reporte “Migration Statistics” In its 2022 edition of the Mexican government, Chiapas ranks third among areas where migrants were oriented by BET security groups.
in December 2021 12 Dominicans killed in an accident in ChiapasoWhile visiting Mexico with other international expatriates.
Eight of the dead were from Bani (Peravia), one from Bocarón in Characas de Azua and two from Monte Cristi in the north of the country.