Human smuggling operation uncovered at West San Antonio home

SAN ANTONIO (KTSA News) — It started as a call for a person being held at gunpoint but ended with the discovery of a human smuggling operation.

FOX 29 reports police were sent to a home at 3110 Monterey on the city’s West side at around 6 P.M. Sunday.
Once inside, they found 14 illegal immigrants who had not been fed or given water for several days.

The immigrants who were between the ages of 19 and 33 were given medical attention.

Once police determined it was a human smuggling operation they obtained a search warrant for the home.

There’s been no word on any arrests and the immigrants were turned over to Homeland Security.


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