ICE Arrested a Father of Four as He Dropped His Kids off at School

Original Story at ATTN.com http://www.attn.com/stories/15348/father-detained-ice-infront-his-kids March 2, 2017 by: Thor Benson A 48-year-old father named Romulo Avelica-Gonzalez was arrested by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) in Los Angeles this week while he was dropping his daughters off at school — and the emotional scene was caught on camera. https://youtu.be/MDHM7Ef59FQ Avelica-Gonzalez is an undocumented Mexican immigrant who has been in the United States for 25 y...
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