Case Number: 2017-001041


Family of three seeking asylum: mom, age 29; daughter, age 8; son, age 3, fled Honduras and came to the United States on December 29, 2016. In Honduras, mom was a witness to a car shooting/murder outside the store where she worked. The perpetrator of the crime saw her. She believes him to be a gang member. The client gave her statement to police about what happened. A few months later, she received about four notes with written death threats at her door. The notes said she would get killed if she reported what she saw. She fled Honduras because she fears her and her children will be killed in Honduras. Client is currently in removal proceedings. Children may be candidates for Special Immigrant Juvenile Status (SIJ).  Next Court Date: Unknown