SUNLAND PARK, N.M. (KFOX14) — Officials with Gadsen Independent School District said Sunland Park Elementary School was forced to be on a temporary lockdown on Friday.
School officials said an undocumented man from Ecuador jumped the fence of the school and was injured as a result.
The school’s administration called the district’s security officers who detained the man until Border Patrol arrived.
The man suffered a broken ankle.
The school was on lockdown for one hour.
Border Patrol did not give a comment.