57 Migrants Apprehended on Texas Ranch 40 Miles from Border

Breitbart | 4/13/2019 | Staff
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Laredo Sector Border Patrol agents arrested 57 migrants on a ranch located about 40 miles from the Texas-Mexico border on Thursday. The arrests occurred during a smuggling operation involving four pick-up trucks.

Hebbronville Station Border Patrol agents observed four pick-up trucks on a ranch located north of the town of Oilton, Texas, during the early morning hours of April 12. The agents monitored the alleged smuggling operation as they waited for assistance from a U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Air and Marine Operations (AMO) helicopter aircrew, according to information obtained by Breitbart News from Laredo Sector Border Patrol officials.

Agents - Vehicles - Aliens - Beds - Cabs

As the agents approached the vehicles, they discovered 40 illegal aliens hiding in the beds and cabs of the four pick-up trucks, officials stated. The AMO aircrew began a search operation of the area and found an additional 17 illegal aliens hiding in the brush. Ground-based agents located the migrants and took them into custody.

During immigration interviews, the agents...
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