WESLACO, Texas — An investigation led to 24 people being found inside an 18-wheeler on Saturday in Weslaco, Texas.
Weslaco police located a “suspicious” vehicle about 4:30 a.m. in the parking lot of a Home Depot.
Upon inspection, police found 24 undocumented immigrants traveling inside of the trailer.
Weslaco police turned over the individuals to U.S. Border Patrol agents, who took the people to a station for further processing.
Border Patrol agents also arrested the driver of the vehicle.
Anyone with information on this case is asked to call Weslaco Crime Stoppers at (956) 968-8477.