RGV Agents Spoil Three Human Smuggling Events

EDINBURG, Texas – Rio Grande Valley Sector Border Patrol Agents interdicted four migrant smuggling events and over $24K of marijuana. On August 11,...

August 13, 2022
5:00 AM

EDINBURG, Texas – Rio Grande Valley Sector Border Patrol Agents interdicted four migrant smuggling events and over $24K of marijuana. On August 11, a Customs and Border Protection Air and Marine Operations helicopter observed a white Ford Escape load-up several people in a well-known smuggling area in Mission, Texas. Moments later, Texas Department of Public Safety troopers encountered the vehicle and attempted to initiate a vehicle stop. The driver failed to yield and led troopers on a vehicle pursuit.

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