5 Migrants Arrested On Arizona Border Were On Terror Watch List

A 12-year-old migrant is searched before transport after being apprehended by U.S. Border Patrol agents at the base of the Baboquivari Mountains, Thursday, Sept. 8, 2022, near Sasabe, Ariz. The desert region located in the Tucson sector just north of Mexico is one of the deadliest stretches along the international border with rugged desert mountains, uneven topography, washes and triple-digit temperatures in the summer months. Border Patrol agents performed 3,000 rescues in the sector in the past 12 months. (AP Photo/Matt York)
  • Five illegal aliens arrested Friday in the Tucson Sector of the United States Border Patrol were found to be on the FBI’s Terrorist Screening Database (TSDB) watch list.
  • A border patrol source who requested anonymity said the migrants were arrested in separate incidents.