Couple arrested for smuggling illegal immigrants.
POSTED: Wednesday, June 2, 2010 - 8:40am
UPDATED: Wednesday, June 2, 2010 - 8:49am
In La Joya, police have arrested a couple who were working on smuggling undocumented immigrants into the Untied States, Daisy Martinez has more.
The La Joya police department was involved in a chase that began in La Joya and ended in Palmview on West Inspiration Road with the arrest of a couple and the detention of undocumented immigrants. Chief of Police Jose del Angel say chases are common in La Joya because his officers are vigilant and not letting any law violation or infraction slide. The driver, Leo Valdez, was arrested and charged with human smuggling and evading arrest, his bond was set at $30,000 dollars.