Anastasio Hernandez Rojas

AFSC joins call for investigation into the death of Anastasio Rojas

This week marks the second anniversary of the death of Anastasio Hernandez Rojas. He was a long-time border resident who was beaten and killed by Customs and Border Patrol (CBP) agents at a U.S.-Mexico border crossing.

AFSC was the first organization to assist his relatives, consoling them and lifting up the humanity of that tragedy just a few hours after the incident occurred.          

Members of Congress Urge Justice Dept. Probe Anastasio Rojas’ Killing

More than a dozen members of Congress are urging a federal investigation into the killing of Anastasio Hernandez Rojas, the 42-year old San Diego resident who died after a brutal beating.

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