How one question changed an immigrant fate?February 3, 2013 by Jose Perez
SYRACUSE — Arely Tomas Orozco hardly ever went out. The blinds were kept closed in the front room of her family’s Syracuse apartment.
She lived in constant fear of being caught.
On Jan. 8, Orozco decided to break her rule. She went out.
In a flash, the undocumented immigrant’s fears became reality because she answered one question on the side of a highway: Where are you from?