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Illegal Immigrants Discovered Following Routine Traffic Stop

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ROBSTOWN (Kiii News) -

An officer pulls over a vehicle for having dark window tint. Turns out, the truck had several illegal immigrants inside. This happened earlier this afternoon on Highway 77 and FM 892, that's just outside of Robstown.

The driver did not have a valid drivers license. According to deputies, after further investigation it was discovered the 3 people in the backseat were illegal immigrants from Mexico.

Deputies tell us the discovery is not uncommon when they pull over cars on routine traffic violations. Border Patrol took custody of the three illegal immigrants.

The driver received several tickets but was not arrested.