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Nearly 40 illegal immigrants found in vegetable semi trailers in Texas

Christian Fernsby |
Dozens of illegal immigrants are in custody after getting caught hiding inside semi trailers, when U.S. border agents, alerted by K-9 agents at the Falfurrias checkpoint, found the immigrants in three separate semi trailer inspections.

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According to an article on, the inspections of the trailers carrying loads of vegetables took place Friday, Sunday and Monday.

A total of 37-illegal immigrants from Mexico and Central America were found hiding inside the vegetable cargo in the three trailer busts.

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