Collaborative Effort Leads to Arrest of 19 Undocumented Aliens

HAVRE, Mont. (NMB) – Havre Sector Border Patrol agents, along with the Glacier County Sheriff’s Office and the Cut Bank Police Department, arrested nineteen Mexican citizens who were traveling in two SUVs on Sunday.

A press release says the arrests stemmed from a tip of a concerned citizen who noticed suspicious activity. Border Patrol agents received the information and began to work with the local authorities to investigate the information. The collaboration paid off and nineteen subjects were arrested.

U.S. Customs and Border Protection welcomes assistance from the community. Individuals can report suspicious activity to the Border Patrol by calling 1-800-BE-ALERT. All calls will be answered and remain anonymous.

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