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Venegas and Customs Enforcement

u.s: Maria del Carmen Venegas, who gave birth, told KMEX-TV that agents with the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement asked her and her husband for identification, according to Toronto Star. Allen J. Schaben / TNS She tells KMEX-TV that agents with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement questioned the couple at the gas station and asked for identification. Maria del Carmen Venegas says she and her husband, Joel Arrona Lara, were driving to the hospital Wednesday when they stopped for gas in San Bernardino, just east of Los Angeles. She was able to provide hers but says Arrona had left his at home in their rush to the hospital. Article Continued Below Venegas gave birth and remains at the hospital. Venegas says Arrona has been living in the U.S. for 12 years without legal authorization. ( As reported in the news.