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Thermal Cameras Down?
October 27, 2008
Palominas, Az

This photo shows the Border Patrol camera tower just north of American Border Patrol's ranch in SE Arizona. For some reason the thermal cameras which were next to each of the color cameras shown here were taken down about a week ago and have not been replaced. According to ABP this happened after their own thermal camera was damaged by a lighting strike. It is still in for repairs.

"This is bad timing," said Glenn Spencer of ABP, "Right now the biggest unfenced gap in this area is just south of this camera tower and includes ABP's ranch. Spencer said there was a lot of law enforcement activity on the ranch last night, and it is likely that aliens are taking advantage of the new blind spot..