Man from San Luis tries smuggling 4 migrants

U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the Wellton Station helped Arizona Department of Public Safety state troopers with a vehicle stop and found a human smuggling event in progress.

Agents determined the driver, a Lawfully Admitted Permanent Resident from San Luis, Arizona, was smuggling four migrants away from the border to the interior of the country. Agents arrested the smuggler and migrants and seized the vehicle.

Yuma border says the driver will be prosecuted for smuggling and faces incarceration.