Edinburg, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol and Hidalgo County Constables Office Precinct 4 identify a second stash house in two days.

This morning, Border Patrol agents, working in collaboration with the Hidalgo County Constables Office Pct. 4, identified and dismantled a stash house operation in Edinburg, Texas. A total of nine illegal aliens from Mexico, El Salvador, Honduras and Guatemala were discovered inside. 

All subjects will be processed accordingly. 

The Rio Grande Valley Sector currently has multiple campaigns focused on rescues and danger awareness, such as “Operation Big Rig” and “No Se Arriesgue” to combat smuggling and ultimately save lives. Call 911 to report suspicious activity; “They’re humans, not cargo!”   

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