Brooklyn’s immigrant communities are on high alert after a group of plainclothes law enforcement officers, who local watchdogs believe are tied to the US Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency, attempted to raid two apartments in Fort Greene and Red Hook early Wednesday morning.

“Building residents swear that they identified themselves as ICE,” said Jorge Muñiz-Reyes, whose group Sunset Park ICE Watch has kept tabs on federal immigration agents ever since they went on an enforcement blitz in the borough in summer 2019.

A group of agents tried to get into a building on Park Avenue in Fort Greene on Oct. 7. Sign up for our COVID-19 newsletter to stay up-to-date on the latest coronavirus news throughout New York City

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