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Reporter Brenna Smith tells the story of Renee, a mom who is determined to get back nearly $3000 worth of food stamps stolen from her. She soon finds herself caught in a bureaucratic runaround. (24 minutes)
Brenna first reported Renee’s story for the Baltimore Banner.
American criminals who flee to Mexico to evade law enforcement discover it's not so simple as crossing the border. Reporter Kevin Sieff embedded with a Mexican police unit called the "Gringo Hunters," who work to bring these runaways to justice. (17 minutes)
Kevin also reported this story for the Washington Post.