There was an audible gasp from the gathered crowd as Donald Trump’s 757 lifted off the tarmac.
“There’s great danger with the illegals,” the Republican presidential contender told reporters. But he claimed a “great relationship” with Hispanics, even as Latino leaders have come at him with blistering criticism for his painting Mexican immigrants as criminals.
Today U.S. and Mexican authorities are searching for suspects after a U.S. Border Patrol helicopter came under fire near the Mexican border. Authorities say the shots were fired from the Mexican side of the border.
Sen. Ted Cruz is in Mission and McAllen on Tuesday, beginning a two-day tour of the Texas-Mexico border to tout his record in the U.S. Senate and talk about border security.
Business Insider recently ranked the safest cities in America, and three North Texas locations made the Top 20 list.
Federal authorities have charged 12 people with immigrant smuggling and harboring after a roundup netted 28 suspects.
Laredo police went door to door to help evacuate low-lying areas as the rain-swollen Rio Grande