Texas Gov. Greg Abbott held a press conference at the Freeman Colliseum on Thursday, the site of alleged sexual assault and child abuse reported by more than one person to the Texas Department of Health and Human Services, and the Texas Department of Family Protective Service, who then alerted the Texas Department of Public Safety.
While not touring the facility, himself, Abbott has order The Texas Rangers and the Texas Department of Health and Human Services to innitiate an investigation as soon as possible, citing four reasons of concern:
-Lack of staff
-Not enough food
-COVID positive / negative unseparated
Two San Antonio Commsionners including, Tommy Calvert Jr., have toured the facility and are adamant that everything is okay, even inviting First Woman-Select, Jill Biden for a photo-op.
Abbott says pending investigation, answers could come as soon as Friday.
He says the press conference was to alert Biden to prepare other facilities and to move some 1,370 unacompanied minors.