Chinese immigrants caught near Brownsville

A group of illegal immigrants from China is expected to face a judge after being caught near Brownsville.

U.S. Border Patrol agents caught three Chinese immigrants near Brownsville on Monday.

Criminal complaints filed in federal court records show that the immigrants illegally crossed the Rio Grande from Mexico on Sunday.

The immigrants were identified as Jian Qiao Zhen, Chen Yan Hui and Li Xing.

The three are expected to appear before U.S. Magistrate Judge Felix Recio in Brownsville at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday.