Border Patrol Agent Commits Serious Abuse Of Power
For Liberty Staff, 5 years ago 1 min read 2157
Article from The Hill by Morgan Gstalter.
A Montana woman and her friend — both U.S. citizens — say a Border Patrol agent detained them at a gas station after he overheard them speaking Spanish.
Ana Suda told The Washington Post that she and her friend, Mimi Hernandez, took a midnight trip to pick up eggs and milk at a gas station in Havre, Mont., early Wednesday.
The pair are both Mexican-American. Suda was born in Texas and Hernandez is from California, according to the Post.
“Ma’am, the reason I asked you for your ID is because I came in here, and I saw that you guys are speaking Spanish, which is very unheard of up here,” the agent says in the video.
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