Border Patrol agents arrest 19 near Casa Grande

Border Patrol agents arrest 19 near Casa Grande
U.S. Border Patrol vehicle file photo. (Source: CBP Twitter)

TUCSON, Ariz. (KOLD News 13) - Tucson Sector Border Patrol agents arrested more than a dozen people Tuesday, Oct. 6 just south of Casa Grande.

On Twitter, a Border Patrol official said agents found 19 people in the central Arizona desert. The agents where helped by the sector’s K9 unit as well as the local Air and Marine Operations Unit.

The agency did not release the names of those arrested or the charges they face.

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