Tuesday, May 31, 2011

Illegal immigrant is found hidden in toolbox (The Laredo Sun)

Illegal immigrant is found hidden in toolbox
U.S. Custom inspectors and Border Patrol agents arrested a man who hid in the toolbox of a truck trying to cross the border.
Wednesday, June 01, 2011
By: Special to The Laredo Sun

LAREDO, TX .- According to the report, Carlos Villegas was discovered where he was hidden in a metal container in a truck, intending to escape the vigilance of Custom officers.

The truck in question was a 2003 Dodge Ram model that was at the revision booths of the Juarez-Lincoln International Bridge.

In reviewing the unit, a 29-year-old man was found who on April 18 had been deported to Mexico after being identified as an illegal immigrant.

It was not reported as to what happened to the driver of the truck.

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