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Arrests Along U.S.-Mexico Border Decrease For Third Straight Month

SOUTH TEXAS (CBSNEWS.COM) - The number of migrants taken into U.S. custody along the border with Mexico decreased for a third consecutive month in October after skyrocketing this summer, according to recently published government data.

U.S. Customs and Border Protection recorded more than 164,000 migrant apprehensions in October — a 23% percent drop from July.

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