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Undocumented Immigrants found in a rental truck crossing Falfurrias Checkpoint

A man ends up in handcuffs after he attempted to smuggle undocumented immigrants thru the Falfurrrias Checkpoint. The incident happening on Friday when a U.S. Citizen drove through the inspection area in a rental truck. A k-9 alerting agents of cargo in the trailer. Upon investigating they discovered 26 undocumented immigrants hiding inside the vehicle. They were rescued and offered medical attention but all...

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No Justice Yet for San Fernando Massacre of 72 immigrants

7 years ago a group of 72 immigrants making their way into the united states were found dead in northern Tamaulipas to this day no arrests have been made in the case would you warn you that the images you are about to see are graphic. August 22nd 2010 the immigrants were found in a warehouse outside of the city of San Fernando. 58 men and 14 women were among the victims, most of them from central american countries. Each individual had their hands tied and a gunshot wound to the head. At the time of the massacre, a...

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54 immigrants are rescued across the Rio Grande Valley

54 immigrants are rescued across the Rio Grande Valley. On Monday, agents discovered 19 undocumented persons concealed amongst the cargo at the Falfurrias checkpoint. The driver, an adult male U.S. citizen was arrested. Later that same day, agents found 35 undocumented immigrants inside of a stash house in Edinburg. A Mexican National at the house was arrested. The public is encouraged to take a stand against crime in their communities and to help save lives by reporting suspicious activity at 1 (800) 863-...

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Three Arrested After Pursuit on La Homa and Mile Three

Alton — Three undocumented immigrants were arrested after leading authorities on a brief pursuit. According to border patrol, the trio are in their custody at the moment. The incident occurred around 11 this morning in Alton. Three men began a pursuit on La Homa and Mile Three. The identities of the suspects have not been released. We will bring you more information as it made...

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60 Immigrants found in trailer

Falfurrias (KFXV) – The border patrol agents find 60 undocumented immigrants locked inside a refrigerated trailer carry the border patrol agents find 60 undocumented immigrants locked inside a refrigerated trailer carrying vegetables. Agents say they discovered the large group when a K-9 alerted them. The immigrants were laying on top of a pallet of broccoli with a sheet of ice. The temperature inside the trailer measured 49 degrees Fahrenheit. The group consisted of Guatemalans Mexicans and Salvadorans and Hondurans, who all declined medical attention. Agents arrested the driver, a Guatemalan national, who faces federal charges. Homeland security is...

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