Sunday, June 12, 2011

Four illegal immigrants arrested in Schroon (The Post-Star)

Four illegal immigrants arrested in Schroon

Posted: Sunday, June 12, 2011 6:08 am

SCHROON -- Four illegal immigrants from Mexico were arrested Friday following a traffic stop on Route 9, police records show.

The four, all giving police addresses in Canton, Ga., were found during a 3:33 p.m. traffic stop. Their vehicle had no license plate on a trailer and occupants were not wearing seat belts, according to State Police.

Charged with federal felony counts of being an illegal immigrant were Manuel Altamirano, 23; Humberto Reyes, 25; Freddy V. Santos, 37; and Eulalio M. Barragan, 54.

All four were turned over to the U.S. Border Patrol pending deportation proceedings.

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