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Border Patrol Agents Arrest Seven Circumventing Checkpoint

Release Date: 
December 18, 2015

YUMA, Ariz. – Border Patrol agents arrested Jenri Bludimir Cartajena, an 18-year-old male U.S. citizen from Chattahoochie, Florida, for attempting to smuggle six illegal aliens around Wellton Station’s checkpoint on Interstate 8, east of Yuma, on Dec. 14.

The driver will be presented for prosecution for alien smuggling. The six aliens will be processed per Yuma Sector guidelines.

Last modified: 
February 9, 2017