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Agents foil human smuggling attempt in Zapata

Seven undocumented immigrants are taken into custody after a brief chase ends in a crash
Seven undocumented immigrants taken into custody after smuggling attempt
Seven undocumented immigrants taken into custody after smuggling attempt(KGNS)
Published: Dec. 24, 2020 at 8:57 AM CST
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LAREDO, Tex. (KGNS) -Border Patrol agents with the help of the Texas Department of Public Safety foiled a human smuggling attempt in Zapata.

Authorities attempted to conduct a traffic stop at which point the driver attempted to flee from DPS by driving at a high rate of speed.

Eventually, the driver lost control of the vehicle and crashed into a ditch.

Agents were able to take seven undocumented individuals into custody.

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