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Wilson County News
April 5, 2012, 9:58am
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FLORESVILLE -- Police here believe that as many as four illegal immigrants fled officers after a high-speed pursuit that ended at a ranch on the eastern edge of the city limits just before 11 p.m. April 4.

Sgt. Devin Keen of the Floresville Police Department said officers apprehended six illegal immigrants who were hiding in the bed of a green Ford F-150 underneath a hard-shell tonneau cover. This was after the driver and three passengers riding in the cab of the pickup ditched the vehicle in a pasture between G Street and Sunnyside Road in Floresville and fled on foot into the night.

A Texas Department of Public Safety helicopter was called in to assist officers in locating those who fled. As of 12:45 a.m., none were located. Those who were captured were transported to the Wilson County Jail where they awaited transfer into the custody of U.S. Immigrations and Customs Enforcement officials.

For more, read the April 11 print edition of the Wilson County News.
 

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A-10  
Wilson County  
April 11, 2012 1:14pm
 
And now we learn they are Hondurans, not Mexicans.

 
Rock'n chair Rambler  
Over Taxed, TX  
April 10, 2012 3:16pm
 
No no no, Publius. It's now: "creative self transportation capable foreign commerce entrepreneurs".

 
Publius Valerius Publicola  
Rome, Tx.  
April 10, 2012 10:30am
 
First it was "illegal immigrants" then "undocumented immigrants" and the final try is just "immigrants'. The people we are talking about are foreign nationals, who entered Our Country illegally ... More ›

 
Senior Citizen  
Wilson County  
April 8, 2012 9:35pm
 
Why a high-speed chase? Because the damn smuggler didn't want to get caught. He could care less about the poor fellows in the bed of the truck. And, of course, he gets away and takes all the money with him.

 
Rock'n chair Rambler  
Over Taxed, TX  
April 8, 2012 6:53pm
 
"these guys that were just caught are the ones that don't show up to work drunk, high and they don't call in sick every Monday with a hangover." Well, looks like these guys won't be showing up to work at all. ... More ›

 
John Doe  
Floresville, TX  
April 8, 2012 10:59am
 
Well put T-Bone

 
A-10  
Wilson County  
April 7, 2012 10:14am
 
Rock'n, they must be in jail since we taxpayers shell out $250 million a year to incarcerate and provide medical services for them.

 
same ole sh*t  
floresville  
April 7, 2012 9:55am
 
why not have the wilson county constables chase after these aliens at least it would give em something to do.

 
Rock'n chair Rambler  
Over Taxed, TX  
April 7, 2012 6:26am
 
"Texas has identified a total of 88,080 unique criminal alien defendants in Texas" Why are they still here and/or not in jail?

 
A-10  
Wilson County  
April 6, 2012 7:04pm
 
This past September DPS released data on criminal aliens in Texas. From October 2008 to August 2011, Texas has identified a total of 88,080 unique criminal alien defendants in Texas. These defendents are responsible for 344,398 ... More ›

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