Tucson Sector Border Patrol agents arrested armed human smugglers attempting to move migrants away from the border in a horse trailer.
Tucson Sector Chief Patrol Agent John Modlin tweeted a drone video showing a group of migrants illegally crossing a border barrier near Bisbee, Arizona.
#BorderPatrol agents arrested 3 U.S. citizens attempting to smuggle 20 illegal aliens inside a #horse trailer near #Bisbee, #AZ! Agents also seized a loaded firearm and 5 grams of #meth. Take a look at the #drone footage. @USBPChief @CBPArizona pic.twitter.com/JrObruD5Fr
— John R. Modlin (@USBPChiefTCA) April 5, 2021
The migrants appear to hide in a gully until a truck pulling a horse trailer arrives. The migrants load into the trailer and the driver speeds away.
One person remains behind and appears to return to the border wall.
The drone appears to follow the truck and trailer as they speed away.