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Event Type Human Smuggling  Date Time 2021-01-30 02:04:00 
Country US  City Laredo, TX 
Latitude 27.504  Longitude -99.508 
URL https://www.thetrucker.com/trucking-news/the-nation/border-patrol-notes-uptick-in-drivers-using-trailers-in-human-smuggling-attempts     
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[thetrucker.com] TEXAS - Border Patrol Notes Uptick In Drivers Using Trailers In Human-Smuggling Attempts

"Officials with U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s (CBP) Big Bend Sector say they have seen a “notable increase” in undocumented immigrants found in sealed cargo trailers, moving trailers and even livestock trailers. These trailers were not equipped with proper ventilation, food, water or protection from the elements, escalating the dangers faced by illegal immigrants."

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