Photo Gallery: The Return of Jesus

August 18, 2010 12:02 pm  • 

Jesus Alberto Cabral Lopez died while attempting to illegally cross the border. His body laid in the desert for over a year decomposing until Border Patrol found the remains. Writer Mariana Alvarado Avalos and photographer Dean Knuth chronicled the bi-national process of identifying deceased border crossers ending with the funeral of Jesus in Mexico.