33 illegal immigrants were living in a stash house in Laredo, TX.
The incident began during the afternoon of June 12, 2020 when federal agents received information of a possible stash house in south Laredo. Agents, conducted a knock and talk at the residence which resulted in the apprehension of 33 individuals.
The individuals were from Mexico and in the United States illegally. All were taken into custody pending investigation.
Despite the ongoing international pandemic, U.S. Border Patrol agents continue to stand at the ready to secure the nation’s borders, prevent the flow of illegal immigration, the exploitation by human smugglers, and the spread of COVID-19.