Goliad County deputies attempt to locate undocumented immigrants

Here are the details of the scene this morning

GOLIAD COUNTY, Texas – Goliad County Sheriff’s Office deputies attempt to locate undocumented immigrants off of Highway 239 E.

On Friday, at 6:24 a.m., the Goliad County Sheriff’s Office deputies were out on Highway 239 E., near Duke Ranch Rd. Deputies attempted to locate a load of undocumented immigrants who fled through a fence and into the San Antonio River bottom.

Officials described the vehicle involved as a black Ford F-150. They had not recovered the vehicle at that time and were unaware of how many people were in the truck. Deputies conducted a search of the area.

The Goliad County Sheriff’s Office encouraged residents in the area to ensure their houses and outbuildings are locked. They also urged residents to remove keys from vehicle and equipment.

This is a developing story. Update will be provided as we receive them.

The Goliad County Sheriff’s Office provided the above information.