Border Patrol agents shut down a stash house in Laredo, Texas on March 13, 2021.
The incident occurred in the late morning when agents responded to a call for assistance from Laredo Police Department officers regarding a possible illegal immigrant stash house. Agents arrived at the scene and took into custody 36 individuals who were identified as being illegally present in the United States.
The individuals are from the countries of Mexico, Guatemala, and El Salvador.
None of the individuals that were taken into custody were wearing personal protective equipment when they were found. The individuals were provided face masks and were medically screened.