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Moorhead: Arizona Town Declares State of Emergency Amid Onslaught of Illegal Migration
“Border Patrol let us know that they were going to be dropping migrants that had been detained for 72 hours in our town, which we really didn’t understand because we have nothing here,” Gila Bend Mayor Chris Riggs told FOX Business. “We have no charity organizations that can help, no non-governmental organizations that a lot of the larger cities and towns do have to assist these people.” Gila Bend doesn’t have the capabilities to provide coronavirus tests to the busloads of illegal aliens the Biden administration has sent to the town of 2,000. […] Mayor Riggs also revealed that violent crime has increased in the Maricopa County town recently,
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