YUMA, Ariz. – Yuma Sector Border Patrol agents near Wellton and Quartzsite foiled separate drug and human smuggling attempts on the same day. On Saturday, June 2, Border Patrol agents averted both drug and human smuggling attempts and arrested 15 individuals, including two United States citizens. The first event occurred Saturday around 1:40 a.m.
Arresting Agencies: 1
Date of Announcement: June 5, 2018
Arrest End Date: June 2, 2018
Comments: Human smuggling