FOX 26 News Brief for June 20, 2018

President Trump signed an executive order today allowing children to stay with parents caught crossing the border illegally. A border patrol agent in McAllen said he believes the zero tolerance policy is necessary, but didn't like separating families.

F.I.E.L. denounced the president's executive order. The group said it's not enough and detention of immigrant children has to stop period.

We're finding out a facility in east Harris County has quietly housed thousands of unaccompanied child immigrants for years.

Investigators finally identified the body of a little boy found dead on Galveston Beach last fall. Police said the boy is 4-year-old Jayden Alexander Lopez of Houston.

Today was Day 6 of Terry Thompson's murder trial. He's accused of killing Johnny Hernandez during a fight in a restaurant parking lot in Sheldon. Today a doctor testified that Hernandez's struggling while in a hold could have added to his injuries. He also said that a choke hold can cause unconsciousness in under 10 seconds. Thompson had Hernandez in a hold for about 15 minutes.

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