In March, agents told her to “come back in April with essentially a ticket” back to Mexico.
She did buy tickets, for later this month, for her and her youngest daughter, Daniela, who will be 4 in June, but she and her lawyer did not mention them to the agents on Monday because they didn’t ask about them.
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Her husband, Gustavo Gonzalez, was to remain here with their three oldest children, Pucke said. He and others who had accompanied her to Columbus “were exultant” on the ride home and celebrated with Chinese food at the home of her brother-in-law, who is a citizen, Pucke said.
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“I have no idea why an ICE agent would release her on Monday and then snatch her on the street,” Pucke said.