ILLEGAL IMMIGRANT, LEGITIMATE HERO: New Mexico man honored for saving girl, 6, from child abductor

August 19, 2011 at 11:43 am in Grand Forks Herald

The man who chased down a suspected child abductor and saved a 6-year-old girl from what could have been a horrible fate was honored as a hero today. But he is also gaining a new kind of celebrity: as a poster child of sorts for immigration rights in state and national immigration debates. Continue Reading