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108 illegal immigrants released by Border Patrol in Texas test positive for coronavirus, officials say

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By Greg Norman, FoxNews

More than 100 illegal immigrants released by the Border Patrol into Texas since late January have tested positive for the coronavirus following their arrival, officials in a city on the U.S.-Mexico border tell Fox News. 

Felipe Romero, a spokesperson for Brownsville, said Wednesday that the 108 positives represent 6.3% of the number of total migrants who have been rapid-tested at the city’s main bus station, where they are being released by the Border Patrol. Rapid testing of the individuals began there on Jan. 25. Read more: https://www.foxnews.com/us/108-migrants-released-border-patrol-texas-positive-coronavirus

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