Lockdown at Nye Elementary lifted

By: Daniela Fierro Email
By: Daniela Fierro Email

LAREDO, TEXAS (KGNS) -- On Thursday morning, KGNS studio received calls from parents at Nye Elementary saying that they were unable to drop off their kids.

The school was on lockdown for a short period of time as a precautionary measure.

This is because Border Patrol was in pursuit of a vehicle with immigrants inside.

Agents where able stop the driver of the vehicle on Village and Martingale, and arrested five undocumented immigrants.

According to Border Patrol, there were three men and two women among those arrested.

Border Patrol and UISD want to stress that the immigrants nor agents were on school property.

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