Part 3: Father and son separated at the U.S. border reunited in Guatemala

Crisis in Guatemala

A Guatemalan father recounts the emotional separation from his young son at the U.S. border in Arizona, where they were seeking refuge from gang violence at home. Their separate detention prompted nightmares and thoughts of suicide, UNICEF Official Supporter Megan Henderson learns in Part 3 of her trip to Guatemala. This segment aired on the KTLA 5 Morning News on Dec. 7, 2018.

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

California Correspondent Latest Stories

More Salvador Rivera

El Paso Correspondent Latest Stories

More Julian Resendiz

South Texas Correspondent Latest Stories

More Sandra Sanchez

Border Report Correspondents' Stories

Latest Stories

Washington D.C.

More Washington D.C.

About Border Report

The mission of is to provide real-time delivery of the untold local stories about people living, working and migrating along the U.S. border with Mexico. The information is gathered by experienced and trusted Nexstar Media Group journalists hired specifically to cover the border.