The Intercept

Deported to El Salvador, Trapped between Gangs and Trump

Deported to El Salvador, Trapped between Gangs and Trump

Leighton Woodhouse & Pedro Armando Aparicio

MULTIMEDIA

Co-published with The InterceptAfter 17 years in Houston, Escobar became one of more than 40,000 people arrested for deportation by Immigration and Customs Enforcement between January and May under President Trump’s “bad hombres” pledge.