32 immigrants found in cramped, squalid mobile home
Thu, 15 Mar 2012 22:52:23 GMT —
Authorities are investigating how 32 illegal immigrants ended up inside a cramped and squalid mobile home in Edinburg.
U.S. Border Patrol officials told Action 4 News that agents made the discovery on Wednesday.
Investigators said the immigrants were found inside the mobile home, which only had one bathroom and no electricity.
Border Patrol agents aid the immigrants they didn TMt have enough room to all sleep on the floor comfortably.
Authorities said 27 of the immigrants were from Mexico and five of them from El Salvador.
Two suspects smugglers are behind bars and expected to face federal criminal charges.