x
Breaking News
More () »

Phoenix's Leading Local News: Weather, Traffic, Sports and more | Phoenix, Arizona | 12NEWS.com

30 undocumented immigrants arrested by US Border Patrol at Arizona border

Thirty Mexican nationals were identified in the vehicle including women and children.
Stay with 12 News and 12News.com for updates.

DOUGLAS, Ariz. — Tucson sector agents from the U.S. Border Patrol arrested 30 undocumented immigrants in a stolen truck early Monday morning. 

Agents located the pickup truck and attempted an immigration stop. The driver fled on foot and left the truck in the driveway of a random house, officers said. 

Thirty Mexican nationals were identified in the vehicle including women and children. Border agents say the group was deported back to Mexico via Title 42 authority.

The truck was reported stolen out of the Phoenix area.