U.S. flag

An official website of the United States government

Official websites use .gov
A .gov website belongs to an official government organization in the United States.

Secure .gov websites use HTTPS
A lock ( ) or https:// means you’ve safely connected to the .gov website. Share sensitive information only on official, secure websites.

Breadcrumb

  1. Home
  2. Newsroom
  3. Local Media Release
  4. Multi agency effort shuts down stash house in Laredo

Multi agency effort shuts down stash house in Laredo

Release Date

LAREDO, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the Laredo South Station, together with the Laredo Police Department, shut down a stash house yielding the apprehension of several undocumented individuals in south Laredo.

 The incident occurred on May 22, when agents acted on a request for assistance from officers in regards to a suspected stash house on Market Street.  Agents confirmed 63 undocumented individuals including several unaccompanied children inside the residence.  They were identified as being from the countries of Honduras, Guatemala, El Salvador, and Mexico.  All were medically screened before being processed accordingly.

 Help take a stand against criminal organizations and their potentially dangerous acts by reporting suspicious activity.  To report suspicious activity such as human and/or drug smuggling, contact the Laredo Sector Border Patrol toll free at 1-800-343-1994.

stash house on Market street
Multi agency effort shuts down stash house in Laredo
Last Modified: May 26, 2022