On what appears to be a food processing plant in Missouri. According to Sandra Rose, ICE made the raids happen at the drop of a dime bringing much of it a surprise to nearly 680 people who were detained by immigration authorities.
The site reports that the raids took place across 7 food plants in the state, some of which, had no prior knowledge of the pending raids by officials.
A statement from the U.S Attorneys’ office reads:
“U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s Homeland Security Investigations special agents are executing federal search warrants today at multiple locations across the state of Mississippi as part of a coordinated operation with the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of Mississippi pursuant to ongoing HSI administrative and criminal investigations.”