They were just a little too late. Cuban roofer Dennis Pupo Cruz leaned over the railing and called his sister in Miami to tell her he was stuck on the Mexican-side of the bridge above the Rio Grande River, inches from the U.S. border. Border Patro McClatchy Brittany Peterson/McClatchy
They were just a little too late. Cuban roofer Dennis Pupo Cruz leaned over the railing and called his sister in Miami to tell her he was stuck on the Mexican-side of the bridge above the Rio Grande River, inches from the U.S. border. Border Patro McClatchy Brittany Peterson/McClatchy

Just feet from U.S. border, Cubans ponder the end of their dream

January 13, 2017 06:00 AM