Undocumented Immigrants Abandoned By Smugglers Rescued

Local News

A body was discovered and 15 undocumented immigrants were rescued in three separate incidents. 

All of this happened Tuesday.

Seven of the individuals were lost in the brush after smugglers abandoned them in Falfurrias. This includes a Honduran woman and her son.

When Border Patrol agents found her, the woman was rushed to the hospital for heat related illnesses.

A man’s body was also discovered later that same evening by a Weslaco agent. 

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