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Women arrested

(2 women arrested)…They were taken into custody Wednesday.

They had driven a Toyota Celica into the Interstate 8 Border Patrol Checkpoint near Pine Valley at around 7:50 in the morning. The Vehicle was sent to the secondary inspection area. When Border Patrol agents opened the trunk on the vehicle, they found two men inside. Both men were suffering the effects of the heat. It was determined both men, a 25 year old and a 32 year old, were both in this country illegally. The 26-year-old driver of the vehicle and her 57-year-old passenger, were both taken into custody and charged with suspicion of human smuggling.