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Posted by: Katharine Heriges on Jun 12, 2017
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement officers appeared at a Nashville courthouse on Thursday to arrest an immigrant for deportation, signaling that a growing national trend has come to Tennessee, The Tennessean reports. Faustino Rodriguez Hernandez, who federal authorities say is a citizen of Honduras, was set to appear before General Sessions Judge Lynda Jones for a driving without a license charge, when he was arrested by ICE agents. Nationally, ICE arrests are up by 38 percent from the same period last year.