Suspected illegal aliens arrested in Hamburg

Posted at 9:57 PM, Feb 13, 2017
and last updated 2017-02-13 22:16:07-05

U.S. Border Patrol agents arrested 23 suspected illegal aliens at a convenience store in Hamburg on Monday.

The incident happened at the 7-Eleven located on Southwestern Boulevard near Sowles Road.

A spokesperson for the federal agency says the bust was not related to the store, but was the result of an encounter during patrol.

The suspects have been taken to a holding facility where they will be processed.

The incident is currently under investigation by U.S. Border Patrol.