In two separate incidents recently, federal agents found more than 100 illegal immigrants locked in the back of tractor-trailers near the U.S.-Mexico border in Laredo, Texas.
On Jan. 20, border agents rescued 29 illegal aliens locked in a tractor-trailer near Mines Road in Laredo, Texas. The migrants were determined to be from Mexico and Guatemala.
On Jan. 26, agents found 76 illegal aliens inside another trailer at the border checkpoint near Laredo. They were determined to be from Mexico, Honduras, El Salvador and Guatemala. Thirteen unaccompanied children were among those 76.