Lost Illegal Alien Calls 911 from Mountainous Desert Region by Ocotillo



OCOTILLO – An illegal alien called 911 Thursday at 3:26 a.m., saying he was lost in the mountains without medical supplies or water. The caller said he is traveling by himself and wearing a black sweater with denim jeans and has travelled from Lapico, Estado de Mexico. The cell phone the caller was using had 10 percent battery and he had been traveling 6 hours from Mexicali. He said he saw six flashing red lights at a lower elevation, and that when he first called 911. He was advised to call back in 10 minutes to save battery life. The information was passed to the United States Border Patrol, and along with an updated latitude and longitude, passed to Borstar. Caller was advised to call back once he saw either the helicopter or patrol lights.