Traffic stop resulted in arrest and charge of Smuggling of Humans

VICTORIA, Texas – According to the Victoria County Sheriff’s Department, a moving violation traffic stop resulted in the detention of undocumented immigrants in the 8000 Block of U.S. 77-South by a VCSO deputy.

Two were from Chine, one from El Salvador and one from Brazil. The driver, a female, displayed a permanent resident card. She was arrested and charged with Smuggling of Humans.

The undocumented immigrants are being held until release to the United States Border Patrol.