26 immigrants rescued at Border Patrol checkpoint

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Border Patrol agents rescued 26 immigrants who were concealed in a rental truck at a South Texas checkpoint.The discovery was made Friday at the Falfurrias Border Patrol checkpoint, where a K-9 alerted agents to the cargo area of the trailer, officials said. Truck driver pleads guilty in fatal human smuggling operation The immigrants were found in a modified compartment of the rental truck. They declined medical attention, officials said.The driver, a U.S. citizen, was arrested. Human-smuggling suspect James Bradley will not face death penalty

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