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ICE raid nets over 50 illegal immigrants in New England

ICE raid nets over 50 illegal immigrants in New England

An ICE agent ICE agents have detained more than 50 illegal immigrants in raids in the last two days targeting suspected drug dealers — many of whom had been freed by local judges or jails, the Herald has learned. The busts were carried out in East Boston, Dorchester, Lawrence, the Worcester area, Rhode Island, New Hampshire and Connecticut, according to a law enforcement official who told the Herald the focus of the operation was combating the region’s deadly opiate epidemic. The detainees include three illegal immigrants from Brazil who are wanted there for murder, the official said. “The target […]

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