16 Year Old Migrant Teen Died In Texas While In US Custody Officials Say KTLA

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The boy was brought to a hospital emergency room that morning and released later that day. The boy is the third migrant child to die in U. Officials say the boy was transferred to the care of U. He didnt improve and was sent to another hospital a childrens hospital. A spokeswoman for the Administration for Childrens Services says the cause of death is under review. The death comes as a surge of unaccompanied children and migrant families cross the U. Custody days after arriving at an Office of Refugee Resettlement shelter. Arrangements were made for the minors brother and Guatemalan consular officials to visit the minor while he was hospitalized. Hes described as an unaccompanied alien child the term officials use for migrant children who arrive in the United States without parents or guardians

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