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      America TMs most famous undocumented immigrant arrested at airport

      Jose Vargas // File Photo

      America TMs most famous undocumented immigrant has been arrested in McAllen, according to an organization for immigration reform, United We Dream.

      Jose Antonio Vargas, a Pulitzer prize winning journalist and activist, was detained in McAllen while trying to board plane.

      He was in the Rio Grande Valley amid the border crisis.

      Vargas directed the CNN Film Documented, which aired in June highlighting the immigration system in the U.S.

      Border patrol arrested him after he realized he was trapped on the border, according to a Politico story written by Vargas.

      He last Tweeted, The only IDs I have for security, Philippine passport and my pocketbook US Constitution...