Brooks County Sheriff Benny Martinez says the county has the highest rates of migrant deaths in Texas. Brooks County is situated on U.S. 281 — a major human smuggling route that goes from the Rio Grande to the interior of the United States.

Brooks County Sheriff Benny Martinez says the county has the highest rates of migrant deaths in Texas. Brooks  County is situated on U.S. 281 — a major human smuggling route that goes from the Rio Grande to the interior of the United Stat