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US Border Patrol agents in Arizona find 32 migrants hiding in back of semitruck on Interstate 19

09:40  17 october  2019
09:40  17 october  2019 Source:   azcentral.com

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U.S. Border Patrol agents found 32 undocumented migrants hiding in the back of a semitruck on Monday night, U.S. Customs and Border Protection said in a news release. A Border Patrol dog trained to detect human smuggling and drugs alerted to the truck , which was pulled over for a

Border Patrol agents discovered 30 migrants , including an unaccompanied minor, in the back of a semitrailer Saturday night at an Arizona checkpoint During the inspection, agents found 29 illegals from Mexico and one from Ecuador hidden in the back of the truck . The 30 foreign nationals were

U.S. Border Patrol agents found 32 undocumented migrants hiding in the back of a semitruck on Monday night, U.S. Customs and Border Protection said in a news release.

a group of people in a room: Border Patrol agents caught 32 illegal immigrants being smuggled across the border on Oct. 14, 2019.© The White House via Twitter Border Patrol agents caught 32 illegal immigrants being smuggled across the border on Oct. 14, 2019.

A Border Patrol dog trained to detect human smuggling and drugs alerted to the truck, which was pulled over for a secondary inspection at a checkpoint on Interstate 19 between Nogales and Tucson.

X-ray cameras were used to detect the people hiding in the truck, said U.S. Border Patrol spokesman Joe Curran.

"All 32 immigrants were taken into Border Patrol custody and are being processed for immigration violation," Curran said.

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Border Patrol agents found 18 undocumented migrants hiding in the back of a refrigerated semitruck at a checkpoint along Authorities found 18 undocumented immigrants being smuggled in the back of a refrigerated semitruck Monday night after it was pulled over at the Interstate 19

A Border Patrol agent apprehending an undocumented immigrant near Nogales, Arizona , in We drove up to the levee road and parked the truck . Two Border Patrol agents had lined up a group of The union representing Border Patrol agents backed Trump early, in March 2016, months before he

One of the immigrants was an unaccompanied minor. They ranged in age from 16 to 53, officials said in the news release.

The driver and the passenger in the truck were arrested and are facing charges of human smuggling, Curran said.

The area of the truck where the people were hiding was 47 degrees at the time, officials added.

Breaking news reporter Alyssa Stoney can be reached at alyssa.stoney@arizonarepublic.com. Follow her on Twitter @stoney_alyssa.

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a group of people in a cage: An X-ray camera helped to locate the immigrants inside the truck.© The White House via Twitter An X-ray camera helped to locate the immigrants inside the truck.

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