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Another Human Smuggling Attempt Foiled by Border Patrol Agents

Release Date: 
July 10, 2015

YUMA, Ariz. – Border Patrol agents arrested a 20-year-old male B1/B2 visa card holder and five illegal immigrants attempting to travel through Dome Valley early Wednesday.  The group was attempting to circumvent Wellton Station’s eastbound checkpoint on Interstate 8.

The driver is being presented for prosecution on a charge of alien smuggling.  The illegal immigrants will be processed per Yuma Sector guidelines.

Last modified: 
February 9, 2017