Updated at 9:15 a.m. ET Wednesday
An 8-year-old boy from Guatemala has died in government custody, U.S. Customs and Border Protection says.
The boy died just before midnight on Monday, at a hospital in Alamogordo, N.M. He is the second child this month to die in CBP custody after being apprehended by the agency.
The Guatemalan Foreign Service has identified the boy as Felipe Gomez Alonso, NPR's Carrie Kahn reports.